The Association depends on the commitment of its members to make a difference. The more active and involved you are, the stronger the union. Membership empowers nurses and midwives to actively participate in shaping every aspect of their profession, from pay claims and workload relief to workers compensation and legal protection .
Active democratic branches throughout the state allow members to control their own agenda and ensure that each workplace has a voice in the Association’s direction. This chart shows how individual members can affect Association policy by getting involved.
The NSWNMA conducts itself with integrity and courage, demonstrating creative and innovative approaches.
Actively pursue our members’ rights and influence decision makers for a fair and just society
We demonstrate a commitment to unionism by acting in unity to increase our collective power and achieve a better life for all
Embrace challenging situations to pursue better outcomes for nurses, midwives and our communities
Utilise leading edge approaches to support and represent our members and communities
Demonstrate a professional, ethical, cohesive and respectful manner in all our interactions