GOVERNMENT UNVEILS OPTIONS TO REWARD EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING

Options for rewarding excellent teachers with higher pay and enhanced status have been unveiled in a new paper from the NSW Government.Under options released for consultation, classroom teachers who are assessed as ‘expert teachers’ under the Rewarding Excellence in Teaching program could attract salaries of up to $147,000 a year, or beyond, in recognition ofContinue reading “GOVERNMENT UNVEILS OPTIONS TO REWARD EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING”

CRUCIAL PROGRAM CHANGING LIVES OF REGIONAL PATIENTS

4,572 new patients have taken advantage of the increased financial assistance available to people in regional communities who need to travel long distances to receive specialist care. Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman said in the Southern NSW Local Health District, 544 new patients have lodged claims under the Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance SchemeContinue reading CRUCIAL PROGRAM CHANGING LIVES OF REGIONAL PATIENTS