Federation has undergone a review of its Officer structure to take account of changes in membership figures and density in certain categories, and increased focus on frontline campaigning and service delivery to members. As part of this and a change in the elected officers, Officer areas have been reallocated.
Who is your Organiser from 2016?
Country Organisers have been allocated the following areas:
Bathurst - Kelly Anderson
Port Macquarie - Ian Watson
In addition, Country Organisers will be picking up TAFE colleges and Corrective Services workplaces in their organising area.
City Organisers are allocated the following Associations:
The number of TAFE Organisers has been reduced by 1.5 Officers and one of the three remaining Officers has picked up a 0.5 load as a professional support Officer.
The Welfare Officers are renamed "Professional Support Officers" and have been realigned with the Industrial Research section of the union, with the Deputy Branch Secretary of that section being the link to legal assistance to both individuals and the collective cases of members in the Industrial forums .
In addition, the Publications section and Online Communications have been merged into one Communications Unit to provide members with both leading print and online communication channels.