Tell me this isn’t a union organised full court press against the government, nicely coordinated to inflict damage.
It’s all drama for the sake of weighing the government down.
Now the NZEI wants pay equity as well…after they demanded pay equity with the PPTA first.
The country’s largest education union says it too will take legal action over gender discrimination in the workforce.
The New Zealand Education Institute (NZEI) said it would seek legal redress over pay for education support workers, in the wake of a case filed by the College of Midwives at the High Court in Wellington today.
The College has said it had been “left with no choice” but to take the legal action.
Its statement of claim argues that pay levels for midwives breach gender rules under the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act. Read more »