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Oranga Tamariki staff to strike
Oranga Tamariki staff have voted to strike on four Fridays, starting from October 28, after turning down a pay offer from management.
University staff go on strike nationwide, want pay up to equal cost of living surge
Staff from all of the country's eight universities will go on strike tomorrow, with Te Hautū Kahurangi | Tertiary Education Union members wanting an 8% pay increase to equal the rising cost of livi
Nurses reject latest pay offer, strikes could be back on
Māori healthcare could be an unintended victim of the pay dispute between the district health boards and the country's nurses.
Nurses to strike Wednesday after rejecting latest offer from DHBs
The latest negotiations between the union, the New Zealand Nurses Organisation and DHBs have failed after nurses rejected the latest offer, as reported by RNZ.
Three decades of service- still unable to make a living
Striking Waikato Hospital worker Joe Bryan is only receiving above the minimum wage after serving 27 years in his job. He says the Waikato DHB is failing their lowest paid workers.
Waikato Hospital staff strike for Living Wage
The strike started at midnight and will run for 24 hours, with members of Unite Union picketing outside the hospital from 7am today.
Education Minister to meet with unions to address teachers' concerns
After the mega-strike on Wednesday, Minister of Education Chris Hipkins has made plans to meet with the leaders of NZEI and PPTA next week.
Teachers consider career changes if no better offer
Teachers on strike in Tāmaki Makaurau say they would consider changing careers if the government doesn’t offer them a higher pay increase.
Mega teacher's strike hits the country
Close to 50,000 school teachers are taking to the streets around Aotearoa in the largest ever industrial action by New Zealand educators.