New Zealand First says the Government is a slow learner when it comes to consulting the education sector.
New Zealand First is asking the Government for an assurance that it is not going to use the Novopay debacle to sneak in changes to the teacher pay scales system.
There is increasing concern National Standards results are flawed and the Government is using flawed data to make educational achievements look better than they actually are says New Zealand First.
Steven Joyce, Hekia Parata, Talent2 and Novopay are fast becoming the “poster people” for how not to run a business, says New Zealand First education spokesperson, Tracey Martin.
New Zealand First says the Government must send in payroll experts to individual schools to unravel what could be significant tax headaches for staff from Novopay’s continued blunders.
New Zealand First says that after weeks supposedly spent trying to fix the faulty Novopay system, Minister Steven Joyce has today signalled that the very first pay period of the new financial year
New Zealand First says the Ministry of Education is using stalling tactics ahead of the release tomorrow of the technical review into the Novopay debacle.
New Zealand First says the latest rumblings of discontent show the Government has no respect for the education sector.
New Zealand First says teachers are facing another nightmare as the Government sends in debt collectors to deal with Novopay overpayments.