Independent Education Union

IEUA-QNT is an organising union which works to improve the lives of more than 17,000 members and associates who are working, preparing for employment, or have worked in the non-government education sector in Queensland and the Northern Territory.

Our members have many roles and specialisations including:

  • Teachers
  • School Officers and services staff (including for example: school secretaries, teacher aides, laboratory assistants and library aides )
  • ELICOS teachers
  • Principals (without the autonomous right to hire or dismiss staff)
  • Kindergarten and Preschool Teachers and Assistants
  • Teachers and Instructors in Business Colleges
  • Teachers and Instructors in any private enterprise educational institution
  • Services Staff (including grounds people, gardeners & tuckshop convenors, some exceptions apply)
  • Associate Members (retired members and undergraduate students)

This means IEUA-QNT members join with others to achieve better working conditions and have the opportunity to:

  • take part in training opportunities
  • understand your legal rights at your school
  • participate and support Union campaigns
  • network with other members
  • contribute to professional and educational bodies enhancing non-government education

Visit the IEUA-QNT website