Fair Work Commission’s Decision on Penalty Rates
Feb 27, 2017 16:28PM WST

The Fair Work Commission last week issued a decision to cut penalty rates for weekends and public holidays. The fast food and retail sectors across Australia, including retail pharmacy, are impacted by this decision. ... Read More

FSH Uniform Dispute Reaches Successful Conclusion – Finally!
Feb 27, 2017 16:22PM WST

Two years. Three professional bodies. Numerous academics and other advisors. The union’s lawyers Slater & Gordon. More than half a dozen appearances in the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission. ... Read More

Welcome to Linda Rasmussen
Feb 21, 2017 17:03PM WST

Linda Rasmussen recently joined HSUWA and will be working with the Private Sector Organising team.Linda has worked for Unions WA and the MUA as a Safety Officer, and more recently with the RTBU as the safety organiser. ... Read More

Congratulations to the Winners of the HESTA Scholarship 2017
Feb 16, 2017 16:11PM WST

Above: Nikki Briegel, Jonathan Nugent and Karen Benfield from PMH.Congratulations to the HESTA Super Fund Scholarship prize winners for 2017.  HESTA provides HSUWA members with an opportunity to win a scholarship, ... Read More

Meet new HSUWA organiser Patrick Hyslop
Jan 25, 2017 16:36PM WST

Patrick Hyslop (centre) with RPH Anaesthetic Technician Reps Aaron Whitewood and Meagan Guy Hi, my name is Patrick Hyslop I’m the new organiser with the HSU WA. I am very pleased to be working to support ... Read More

Brightwater New EBA Key Changes
Jan 24, 2017 11:43AM WST

Members at Brightwater have voted overwhelmingly in favour of their new EBA. The key changes are as follows:Must be “fit” for work – no drugs, alcohol, ;Domestic violence – leave, ... Read More

HESTA Scholarships 2017
Jan 4, 2017 15:53PM WST

Members who are studying in 2017 , or have a dependent child who is a student, are eligible to apply for one of the Union’s scholarships to help you to buy textbooks or other study requisites. The Scholarships are ... Read More

President’s Report - 2016 AGM
Jan 4, 2017 15:27PM WST

 It’s time again to reflect back and to look forward.  2016 has certainly been a tumultuous year on the national and world stage with the new Health Services Act in the public system driving the formation of ... Read More

$250 Prize Winner - December 2016
Jan 4, 2017 14:18PM WST

Workplace Rep Sarah Vidler , Senior MIT, Fiona Stanley Hospital, has $250 extra to spend this Christmas after winning the Recruit a Member prize draw for December.HSUWA members who sign up new members can enter the draw to ... Read More

Treasurer's Report - 2016 AGM
Jan 4, 2017 14:05PM WST

 Copies of the complete financial statements audited by Anderson Munro & Wyllie, can be found at https://hsuwa.com.au/about/financial-statements.  Any member who does not have access to email or the internet ... Read More

Secretary's Report - 2016 AGM
Jan 4, 2017 13:27PM WST

 The primary object of the Union as stated in our Rules is “To protect and further the interests of its members by any lawful means”.Nationally in 2016 we have seen an attack on workers’ rights and ... Read More

Grand member Prize Winner 2016
Dec 20, 2016 12:42PM WST

Each year the HSUWA has a prize draw for members.  Every member is entered into the draw, and members who have recruited new members get extra entries!  The prize this year was a 65” Sony Bravia Smart TV and ... Read More

Job Security
Nov 28, 2016 18:30PM WST

With the end of the mining boom, and rising unemployment, job security has become a major issue for all of us. For those of our members employed on fixed term contracts the uncertainty and insecurity is very real.  Over ... Read More

National Women’s Committee
Nov 25, 2016 10:56AM WST

What is happening?The HSUWA is affiliated with HSU nationally - this enables us to represent private sector members with agreements registered with Fair Work Australia and to lobby on national health and aged care ... Read More

You should nominate for the HSUWA Committee of Management
Oct 20, 2016 15:56PM WST

Download the election noticeLike any member run association the HSUWA has a “board of directors” called the Committee of Management.All Financial Members may nominate for positions on the Committee of ... Read More

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