7,000 EDUCATORS TO WALK OFF NATIONWIDE, NEW POLL SHOWS OVERWHELMING SUPPORT FROM FATHERS

Centres will start to close from lunchtime on Wednesday so educators can attend political rallies around Australia, to send a message to the government that time is up on the sector’s gender pay gap. It is unprecedented action and the fourth walk off in 18 months – all spurred by the sector’s wage crisis.

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How to support early childhood educators taking a stand for equal pay.

Join your local Big Steps Walk Off on September 5 for equal pay!

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Big Steps Policy Vision Launched at Parliament House

On 23 August, the Big Steps 10 Year Policy Vision was launched at Parliament House.

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MEDIA RELEASE - TODAY’S CHILDCARE CHANGES LEAVE EDUCATORS AND TOO MANY FAMILIES BEHIND

United Voice, the early childhood union, criticises the government’s changes being implemented today for failing to address the early childhood education and care (ECEC) wage crisis. Today is a missed opportunity for big picture reform and to address the sector’s urgent need for professional pay

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MEDIA RELEASE - CHILDCARE CHANGES IGNORE EDUCATOR WAGE CRISIS

Providing quality early childhood education and care (ECEC) is absolutely dependent on a highly skilled workforce of early childhood educators.

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