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Urgent Notice: Woolworths Restructure

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  • 2nd August 2019

Woolworths Members,

If, following advice that your position was redundant, you were successful in your application for a new position, you will have been given a document to sign to indicate your acceptance of that position.

Firstly, it should be noted that this document is in the form of a Deed of Release (typically used in settlement of disputes) rather than an employment contract.  Secondly, the document contains some statements which, in the SDA’s view, are inconsistent with the circumstances and potentially misleading.

We have raised concerns about the document with the Company and they have undertaken to make a response.  In our view, until this response is received, employees should not sign the document.  By all means feel free to indicate that you wish to accept the position, but make it clear that you are awaiting advice on the contents of the document.

If you have any queries, please call the SDA on 1300 275 732.

Sincerely,
Peter O’Keeffe
SDA WA Secretary

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Testimonials

You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  


When people join together and be part of the union we are helping each other have support and rules for work, I dont want to be the one standing alone!  


The SDA organisers are always there to help, If I have a question no matter how important or unimportant I think its is, I just call them and they help me...It's that simple!  


I appreciate the unions work they are currently doing with the 18+ campaign. I'm doing the same job as an adult and in every other aspect at age 18 I can do all the adult things but I can't get paid a