Dutch Teachers Collective Labour Agreement

The 2017-2019 version of CLA is available via this link: www.labouragreementuniversities.nl/. The amount of staff costs to be financed can be taken into account in the salary scales of the Dutch Association of Universities (Dutch abatement: VSNU). The salary scales were agreed in the “Memorandum of Understanding for the Promotion of Scientific Research” and are based on the collective agreement (Dutch abbreviated: CAD) of Dutch universities. If you run a business in the Netherlands, you may need to work with a collective agreement (Collectieve Arbeidsovereenkomst, CAD). CAOs are collective agreements between employers (or employers` organizations) and unions on wages and other conditions of employment. Approval of scientific research funding defines reciprocal commitments to staff recruited by institutions and funded by the Dutch Research Community (NWO, Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek). These are based on the collective agreements of the VSNU (for universities) and the NFU (for academic medical centres). . In the respective employment contract, you must indicate whether an OAC is valid. If the OAC and an employment contract are adversarial, the OAC is required. If a minimum CAD is available, you can deviate from it if it benefits your employees. Exemptions to a standard CAD are not permitted. Many industry organizations publish the relevant OAC for their sector on their website.

THE VSNU consults with the following unions: ` FNV Overheid` – AC/FBZ – CNV Overheid, onderdeel van CNV Connectief – AOb A CAD can apply for a single company or industry. You must work with an OAC: Sectoral Dispute Regulations for Dutch Universities 2020 Wages and benefits agreed with trade unions are included in the collective agreement of Dutch universities. The caoNU (the latest version of the collective agreement), valid from January 1, 202o, can be downloaded from the menu on the right. . If you are not a member of the employers` organization and no CAO has been declared binding on your sector, but you work with your own OAC. Cao universitair medische centra 2018-2020 (NFU site) . The total remuneration for the use of researchers/scientists depends on the nature of the researcher (for example. B the doctoral researcher or a senior researcher), the length of the appointment (years and months) and whether the position is full-time or part-time.