Last week the Fair work Commission (FWC) announced the new minimum wage increase to be 1.75 per cent. Unlike in previous years, the FWC has adopted a staggered approach to the minimum wage increase across [...]
A bill to create a Portable Long Service Leave scheme (PLSL) for the community services sector has passed the Queensland Government, but a commencement date has not yet been determined. The PLSL is similar to [...]
You would have seen reports in the media about the recent decision of WorkPac Pty Ltd v Rossato in the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia. The decision reconfirmed that a person paid [...]
The National Executive Development Program is a course that aims to provide professional development for current and emerging leaders within the Uniting Church. The course recognises that executive leadership skills are essential for current and [...]
Single Touch Payroll (STP) is a government initiative to streamline business reporting obligations. All Uniting Church organisations who process payroll for their employees will need to urgently review the below information and act accordingly. Single Touch [...]
The amended handbook is now available Ministry Agents Handbook 2016_v2 which includes reference to the new policy covering ministry housing in placements POL-MAP-02 Ministry Agent Housing Policy. If you have any question, please discuss with your Presbytery.