There are collective agreements for all employees employed by the department. To access the corresponding agreement, select one of the following job categories. Among the highlights of the 2016 negotiations, when the agreement was last reached, as the ITA found, there was an annual salary increase of 3 percent, 15 days off for co-educators and pay equity with school teachers for the first level of early childhood teachers (an additional 13 percent) and pay equity with teachers at the highest level. early childhood stockings (8 percent more). The VECTEA Agreement is an important corporate agreement that governs the Victorian Community sector. The agreement also provides for a number of other improvements, including: the agreement was adopted with an overwhelming vote of 87.5% `YES` in the staff vote.