Impact of restrictions already being felt on APS recruitment

Professionals Australia has voiced its concerns about the impact APS recruitment restrictions are having on science and engineering capability. In the State of the Service Report overview the APS Commissioner, Steve Sedgwick, notes that if the new restrictions on APS recruitment “are sustained over the longer term this could have unpredictable impacts on the capability…

Defence Members vote in Protected Action Ballot

APESMA members in Defence begin voting in a protected action ballot supporting a fair DECA (Defence Enterprise Collective Agreement) that addresses professional issues. APESMA supports a yes vote The ballot closes on 22 June 2011 and members should submit votes by 20 June to ensure that their ballots are counted. It's crucial that members vote…