Estimate your salary increase over the duration of the agreement using the pay calculator below. How does this compare to the minimum wage for adults in NZ for a worker who has no qualifications or experience? The minimum wage for adults was $15.75 in 2017, $17.70 in 2019 and $18.90 in 2020. The government intends to increase the minimum wage for adults to 20.00 $US by April 2021. z.B. a teacher who is currently in stage 8 P1 max (59.621) will be in the new stage 6 from 12 July 2019 and will move on to a new stage 7 (US$68,000) in July 2021 and the new stage 8 ($75,190) in July 2021. Department of Education spokeswoman Ellen MacGregor-Reid said the department welcomed the vote by kindergarten educators to settle their collective agreement. MEPs voted on the proposed regulation in an online vote closed on Thursday evening. The vote took place after four days of negotiations between the members of NZEI Te Riu Roa kindergarten, the Ministry of Education and the employers of the kindergarten. Negotiator Virginia Oakly says she is pleased that the educators have received a significant pay increase and that hard work continues to improve pay and conditions for the rest of the early childhood sector. This means that current kindergarten educators will receive a salary increase of at least 18.5% by July 2021.
Pay parity with primary and secondary teachers, the same pay increase and uniformity of the salary scale accepted by primary school teachers in their system – An increase in headteachers and head teachers including the inclusion of headteacher allowance in the rate of pay – A one-time payment of $1,500 (pro-assessed for part-time employees) for teachers who were members of NZEI Te Riu Roa on July 12, 2019 – An obligation for Te Tiriti o Waitan I am a secondary teacher with provisional registration. I spent a year as a special educator in a state school. I seriously consider eCE as a career and would like to know if I would be considered qualified if I do not have specific ECE training. I am currently paid at level 5 (secondary) and am not too eager to make drastic pay cuts. (Bobby 2015-11-01) M means maximum qualification. The maximum step on the salary scale that a teacher can achieve with this level of qualification. With the single wage scale, the proposed comparison would remove the qualification caps from 1 July 2020. Despite the lack of difference between a nursery school belonging to a free nursery association and a nursery school belonging to a community group and having charitable status, the government currently only helps teachers in “free” kindergartens in order to have a pay parity with teachers.
If you are employed in a “free” kindergarten cheque, check below to see if you are being paid the correct rate. READ MORE: Kindergarten teachers vote on a new pay offer – “teachers are teachers”: early childhood teachers demand pay parity – Kindergarten teachers are the next to negotiate the NZEI te Riu Roa government collective agreements Kindergarten teachers voted overwhelmingly in favour of a regulation of their collective agreement that maintains pay parity with their primary and secondary counterparts. Kindergarten educators have voted in favour of a new agreement that will pay educators and teachers on an equal footing. Non-teachers working in associations are most often covered by an Individual Labour Agreement (IEA). The agreement is negotiated directly by the employee and the employer.