Specialist cleaners receive increase in pay following a six-year wage battle.
The hospital cleaners now have the option to take a variety of industrial actions including stopping work and not cleaning toilets.
Specialist cleaning staff at Canberra Hospital have vowed to keep fighting for a wage increase.
NSW schools cleaners to reapply for jobs for the first time in 24 years under government’s cleaning services contract changes.
The government overhaul of school cleaning contract procurement could spell the end for some small cleaning businesses.
Victorian government overhauls school cleaning contracts in an effort to combat dodgy contractors.
Updated: Paraserve managing director says the company’s franchising model is legitimate and lawful.
Parliament House cleaners and United Voice take action after five years without pay rises.
“Victoria’s school cleaning system is the worst of any state in the country.”
Public schools cleaning contract with Ramos Cleaning Services terminated following allegations of non-compliance.
Hundreds of school cleaners working in Victorian state schools are being paid below award wages, with one cleaner being paid just $2.63 per hour cash in hand for her first week of work.
United Voice has asked the Fair Work Commission to immediately conclude the penalty rates matter so it can appeal the decision in the Federal Court.