Te Whatu Ora aligns with the Government's employment relations expectations for the public sector (link to the Public Service Commission website).
These expectations ensure that employers:
- meet high standards in workplace relations,
- create safe and healthy places of work, and
- foster improved consistency on pay and employment conditions in the State Sector.
Te Whatu Ora’s Health Workforce Information Programme provides information about our workforce to support employment negotiations. See 'Our health system > Data and statistics' on this website.
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The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has granted the application from Te Whatu Ora to fix pay equity rates that will increase pay for the nursing workforce.
Te Whatu Ora meets regularly with health sector unions to work together in partnership.
This section contains current and archived copies of the various employment agreements.
Pay equity is about receiving equal pay for work of equal value.