Wednesday 22 June 2022 11:44 PM Unvaccinated teachers who refused to get jabbed are allowed to return to the ... trends now
Unvaccinated teachers, school staff and childcare workers will be able to head back to work next week in Victoria.
The mandate which required these workers to be triple vaccinated will expire on Friday.
Parents will not be informed of teachers' vaccination status and won't have the right to ask if they've been jabbed,.
The mandates will be scrapped in mainstream schools but will continue in specialist schools.
'Parents do not have the right to ask for this information and no one at the school should have this information,' an information sheet for principals says.
Unvaccinated Victorian teachers to return to schools next week
'Principals do not hold information about the vaccination status of staff or students.
It comes after 351 education staff were fired in April for not getting the jab and a further 280 staff were stood down for failing to get a third jab.
Victoria is battling a teacher shortage, with teachers being offered $700 a day to work in regional schools as principals struggle to fill key positions.