Industrial Action Reinstated

21 January 2016

PSA members have endorsed industrial action to commence Monday 25 January 2016 as a response to the Department of Education and Child Development's (DECD) failure to honour its commitments before the South Australian Industrial Relations Commission (SA IRC).

The following motion was overwhelmingly supported by PSA members;

PSA members in response to the departments (DECD) lack of good faith and not honouring its written commitments, reinstate previous industrial actions beginning from Monday 25 January.

The PSA membership also reinforced the protection of children is paramount, and no actions will place children in danger.

Authorised industrial action includes:

  • Work to Rule (maintain core hours)
  • Work bans on implementation of solution based case workloads
  • Work bans on responding to Ministerials
  • Work site lock downs between 11am-12noon LINK to Poster

The PSA has provided official notification of the industrial action to DECD as required.

PSA members with feedback should contact your Worksite Representatives, or the PSA.