Primary principals to attend paid union meetings

As you may have heard the NZEI Te Riu Roa union is holding a series of meetings around the country to discuss the Ministry’s collective agreement offer for primary principals.

These meetings start on Monday 12 August 2019.

A list of the meetings can be found on the NZEI website, and to access this information visit this link:

Primary principal paid union meetings – NZEI Te Riu Roa website

Principals are entitled to attend two paid union meetings a year. During these meetings, School Boards must make arrangements to ensure that schools remains open.

For more information about paid union meetings and requirements to keep schools open visit this link on the NZ Schools Trustees Association website:

Paid union meetings and requirements to keep schools open — NZSTA website

Any parents or guardians who are concerned about the timing of these meetings should contact their school.

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