NEWS-HR

An application for approval of the Fresenius Medical Care NT Nursing Staff Enterprise Agreement 2019 (s.185 – application for approval of a single-enterprise agreement) will be heard by Fair Work Commissioner Platt in chambers in Adelaide.

Ozcare is facing a s.394 (application for unfair dismissal remedy) in front of Deputy Asbury in chambers in Brisbane (Hill).

An application by Life Without Barriers. S.318 – Application for an order relating to instruments covering new employer and transferring employees will be determined by Commissioner McKinnon by telephone in Melbourne.

There have been several appointments to the NDIS Independent Advisory Council. Robyn Kruk has been appointed as the new principal member and is joined by four other new members, Tricia Malowney, Sam Paior, Mark Tonga and Sharon Boyce. Robyn Kruk Current members Sylvana Mahmic, Liz Reid, Kerry Allan-Zinner, Judy Huett, Jennifer Cullen, Leah van Poppel and James Manders have all been reappointed for another term. Kruk has previously served as the inaugural commissioner of the National Mental Health Commission, and as secretary of the Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities. She is a current member of the NDIA Board. Robert said the majority of council members are people with disability, and all members have either lived experience of disability or are experts in a wide range of disability and advocacy sectors.

The Australian Municipal, Administrative, Clerical and Services Union & Community Services Industry Alliance has a s.575(2)(aa) (Promoting cooperative and productive workplace relations and preventing disputes) before Commissioner Booth (by telephone) in Sydney.

Scope Australia is facing a s.739 (Application to deal with a dispute) before Deputy President Clancy (by telephone) in Melbourne (Shafiq).

The Uniting Church in Australia Property Trust (Q.) has a s.739 (application to deal with a dispute) to deal with before Commissioner Booth in chambers in Brisbane (Matsen).

Ozcare is facing a s.394 (Application for unfair dismissal remedy) in front of Deputy President Asbury in chambers in Brisbane at 3pm today (Hill).