If you have any questions about the VPS contract, please email vpsagreement2020@dpc.vic.gov.au (External Link). Take some time to review the proposed agreement before the vote. The 2016 Department of Education and Training (Nurses) Agreement on Nurses was commissioned on 28 December 2016 with a nominal expiry date: 31 December 2019. The full text of the agreement is available on the industrial agreements page on HRWeb. The number of grades and the content of the grade scripters vary depending on the public sector organization and the current enterprise agreement. There are employment contracts for all employees of the department. To access the corresponding agreement, select one of the following job categories. The ministry is entering into negotiations for a new enterprise agreement covering nurses in the Primary and Secondary Program under the 2016 Department of Education and Training. On 31 July 2020, the workers concerned received a communication on the rights of workers` representation with regard to the proposed Department of Education and Training (2020). Communication is a formal requirement under the Fair Work Act 2009 and specifies the right of workers to be represented by a bargaining representative in relation to the proposed agreement. Wages and benefits are generally negotiated between the organization, workers and their respective unions or other designated negotiators and approved by the Fair Work Commission. Industrial Relations Victoria assists departments, agencies and unions in labour relations and enterprise bargaining. It ensures that employers and stakeholders are regularly advised and that public sector employers are familiar with their obligations under government labour relations policy.

Although specific services vary depending on the public sector organization you work in and the enterprise agreements, you can generally expect some benefits. See staff benefits.