Department Of Parliamentary Services Enterprise Agreement

This corporate award covers the Commonwealth of Australia with respect to staff employed by Parliament. The training package refers to the competence standards and associated assessment guidelines for a qualification at the AQF certification level, approved by the National Quality Council for a sector or company and included in the National Vocational Training Information Service, with the agreement of the Commonwealth, State and Territory Ministers responsible for vocational training, and includes all relevant alternative training programs (ii) the start and separation periods, including meal breaks, is subject to agreement between the secretary and the employee. The presence of an employee outside the hours of a normal day, but for the duration of the hour, is subject to the availability of work and the authorization of the secretary. 5.3 The following relief conditions may be used by appointment between the secretary and the majority of the relevant employees at the workplace, provided that the agreement complies with clause 5.4 (a): shiftworkers may exchange jobs or days without employment by mutual agreement with the agreement of the secretary, provided that the agreement does not grant entitlement to overtime pay for shiftworkers. (b) the worker`s services cannot be used effectively because of technological or other changes in the working methods of the division or changes in the nature, extent or organisation of the division`s functions; or note: If any of the requirements of section 144(4) of the Act are not included in the requirements of this clause, the agreement may be performed either by the worker or by the secretary, with a period without notice not exceeding 28 T (see section 145 of the Act). . . .