Check your company agreement to make sure you know your rights and rights. If you can`t find what you need to know, you can check out our fact sheets or ask a question here. The current agreement on school assistants entered into force on 3 April 2019. The agreement was adopted by a massive vote of 87.5% for staff. At the top of the scale, there are currently more than 16,000 teachers who are not able to climb to a higher increase without being promoted. The union says the ministry`s instructions boil down to implementing a new performance and development process and are therefore contrary to clause 13(3) of the agreement. Employers` ability to address underperformance issues was successfully negotiated by ELAA, which allowed employers to extend a worker`s probation period to six months under the proposed agreement, which also allows the employer to formally manage performance issues. ELAA believes that the proposed VECTEA offers a balanced approach for teachers, educators and early childhood providers, the association`s statement said, adding that the proposed agreement is now being reached by the government for adequate funding. The ACT Public Sector Education and Training Directorate (Teaching Staff) Enterprise Agreement is the agreement under which school teachers and psychologists work.