Consultation Committee

The Consultative Committee process in the VGSA 2013 negotiated with the AEU, highlights the importance of good consultative practice in schools by placing the following at the forefront of the Agreement. The parties acknowledge that staff morale and employee job satisfaction is enhanced where the views of all employees are taken into account before decisions are made. The aim of this agreement is to establish workplace consultative arrangements that ensure the Employer’s responsibility to make school based decisions is carried out in a framework that enables staff to have input into the decisions that affect their working life CLAUSE 12(1)

The agreed structure of the set up for the consultative committee at Eltham Primary School is:

  • Principal
  • Principal’s representative
  • AEU representative
  • ESS Representative
  • Teacher Representative

See Principal for further information on the consultative committee structure and role.