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Stop the Axing of Financial Counsellors Update

The PSA and Financial Counselling members have been actively engaging with Members of Parliament from all sides to gain their support to prevent the Axing of the Financial Wellbeing Program. more>

SafeWork SA | Proposals For Change

SafeWork SA has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about proposed changes to the structure of the organisation as a result of budget cuts. Whenever change is proposed, genuine consultation must occur as well as an analysis of workload as per the South Australian Modern Public Service Enterprise Agreement: Salaried 2017 (SAMPSEAS). more>

Night Officers in Residential Care Units Win Reclassification to OPS 3

The PSA has been negotiating with the Department for Child Protection for the past 18 months to have OPS2 Night Officers in Residential Care Units reclassified to OPS3 Night Officers in line with their duties and all other Residential Care facilities. more>

Notification of Dispute - Women’s And Children’s Health Network (WCHN) – Proposed Health Informatics, Planning, Performance and Outcomes (hippo) Unit Restructure, and Health Information and Decision Support Re-alignment

The Public Service Association (PSA) has notified the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of WCHN of a formal dispute in relation to lack of genuine consultation around the above Restructure and Realignment. more>

Christmas and New Year PSA Office Close Down

On behalf of the PSA Executive, Council and staff, we would like to thank you for your support during 2018 and for belonging to your union. more>

NALHN | Proposed Changes to Financial Services | Member Feedback Sought

NALHN has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback regarding proposed changes to NALHN Financial Services. The proposal includes consolidation of reporting lines for Business Consultants and the Financial Recovery team, and creation of a Finance Divisional Manager role to which those teams would report. more>

CALHN Mental Health (MH) | Eastern Inpatient Services, Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) Allied Health (ah) Seven Day Service | Proposed Roles, Mock Rosters and Shift Times | Member Feedback Sought

CALHN MH has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback regarding proposed roles, mock rosters and shift times associated with the commencement of the Eastern Inpatient RAH MH AH seven day service. more>

Forensic Services SA – Proposal for Change in FSSA Chemistry Group

Forensic Services SA has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about a proposed change to the Chemistry Group with the loss of a PO-5 laboratory-based role. Advice from FSSA is that consultation will be open until Monday 17 December 2018. more>

Win for PSA 2UP Campaign in the Upper House of Parliament

The PSA commenced our Campaign for 2UP On Shift in Residential Care in 2017.The Government of the day accepted in principle the Nyland Royal Commission Recommendation 150C. However they did not support the implementation of 2UP staffing, which states single handed shifts be abandoned immediately. more>

SA Not For Sale – All Member Campaign Update

The PSA has been working with members across the Public Sector affected by the State Budget. As part of the broader campaign, the PSA recently engaged in both social media and print media advertising to educate and highlight to the community the nature of the Budget cuts and privatisations. more>