Major Workplace Change at Port Stephen's Veterans and Citizens Aged Care

Port Stephen's Veterans and Citizens Aged Care have advised that management are reviewing rosters for staff working in the Care Team and on-call arrangements in the Maintenance Unit. The Care Team review involved looking in the current roster start and finish times as well as reviewing “workflow management”. Management have also outlined a possible change to include all maintenance staff in the on-call roster.

You can view the correspondence below:

1.    Letter to HSU - Roster review

2.    Letter to HSU - Maintenance On-call

The proposed changes may affect your shift times, your shift patterns, and your contracted hours.

It’s important that you know your rights during this consultation period. PSVCAC must consult with all affected staff members. That means PSVCAC must: 

1.    Provide in writing all relevant information about the change.

2.    Invite you to give your views about the proposed change.

3.    Consider any views about the impact of the change.

Do not sign anything you are not happy with.

During this review you have the right to be represented by your union. All HSU members are encouraged to seek advice before signing or agreeing to any changes. If your colleagues are not yet HSU members, encourage them to join. 

If you have any questions or issues, you can reach out to your organiser Andrew Tran on 0417 115 622 or by email [E-Mail not displayed].