Bargaining for a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) in Telstra is due to start in May.
In preparation for negotiations, the CWU has been sounding out members about their priorities for this round of bargaining. Membership meetings are being held and membership surveys are being circulated by state branches.
So far the issues identified by members as being of most importance are those that might be expected:
Members have also identified performance management and assessment, particularly in the field workforce, and opportunities for skill development as areas of particular concern.
Your union needs your feedback as we get closer to the beginning of negotiations. If you have not yet filled out the branch survey please do so now.
Alternatively you can fill out the survey on-line at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NL6WTTG.