This guide will outline and interpret the [MA000018] Aged Care Award 2010 (ACA).

We have built these awards in line with the weekly interpretation as provided by Fair Work.

Award Interpretation

There are 6 sectors for this award;

  • Full Time
  • Full Time - Shiftworker
  • Part Time
  • Part Time - Shiftworker
  • Casual
  • Casual - Shiftworker

Full Time 

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 
  • Sat @ 2.00x 
  • Sun @ 2.00x 
  • M-F Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-F Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sat Daily OT @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Daily OT @ 2.00x 
  • M-F Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-F Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sat Weekly OT @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Weekly OT @ 2.00x 
  • PH @ 2.50x 
  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x
  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x 
  • Less Than 10 Hour Break @ 2.00x 
  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x
  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x 
  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x

Full Time Shiftworker 

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 
  • Sat @ 1.00x 
  • Sun @ 1.75x 
  • Afternoon Shift 10am-1pm @ 1.10x 
  • Afternoon Shift 1pm-4pm @ 1.125x 
  • Night Shift 4am-6am @ 1.10x 
  • Night Shift 4pm-4am @ 1.15x 
  • M-F Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-F Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sat Daily OT @ 1.00x 
  • Sun Daily OT @ 1.75x 
  • M-F Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-F Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sat Weekly OT @ 1.00x 
  • Sun Weekly OT @ 1.75x 
  • PH @ 2.50x 
  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x 
  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x 
  • Less Than 10 Hour Break @ 2.00x 
  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.75x 
  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x  

Part Time 

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 
  • Sat @ 2.00x 
  • Sun @ 2.00x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Daily OT @ 2.00x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Weekly OT @ 2.00x 
  • PH @ 2.50x 
  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x 
  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x 
  • Less Than 10 Hour Break @ 2.00x 
  • Broken Shift @ 2.00x 
  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x 
  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x  

Part Time Shiftworker 

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 
  • Sat @ 1.00x 
  • Sun @ 1.75x 
  • Afternoon Shift 10am-1pm @ 1.10x 
  • Afternoon Shift 1pm-4pm @ 1.125x 
  • Night Shift 4am-6am @ 1.10x 
  • Night Shift 4pm-4am @ 1.15x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Daily OT @ 2.00x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.00x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 
  • Sun Weekly OT @ 2.00x 
  • PH @ 2.50x 
  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x 
  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x  
  • Less Than 10 Hour Break @ 2.00x 
  • Broken Shift @ 2.00x 
  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.75x 
  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x  

Casual 

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 
  • Sat @ 1.80x 
  • Sun @ 1.80x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 
  • Sun Daily OT @ 1.80x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 
  • Sun Weekly OT @ 1.80x 
  • PH @ 2.00x 
  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x 
  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x 
  • Broken Shift @ 1.80x 
  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x 
  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x 
  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x  

Casual Shiftworker 

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 
  • Sat @ 1.20x 
  • Sun @ 1.40x 
  • Afternoon Shift 10am-1pm @ 1.08x 
  • Afternoon Shift 1pm-4pm @ 1.10x 
  • Night Shift 4am-6am @ 1.08x 
  • Night Shift 4pm-4am @ 1.12x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 
  • M-Sat Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 
  • Sun Daily OT @ 1.40x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 
  • M-Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 
  • Sun Weekly OT @ 1.40x 
  • PH @ 2.00x 
  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x 
  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x 
  • Broken Shift @ 1.80x 
  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 
  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.20x 
  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.40x 
  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

Allowances - Not Automated

  • Uniform allowance
  • Laundry allowance
  • Leading hand allowance - 2-5 employees
  • Leading hand allowance - 6-10 employees
  • Leading hand allowance - 11-15 employees
  • Leading hand allowance - 16+ employees
  • Meal allowance
  • Nauseous work allowance
  • Sleepover allowance
  • Tool allowance - cooks & chefs
  • Vehicle allowance
  • Less than 8 hours break after sleepover

To add the allowances into the export please follow the below instructions;

Approve the timesheet and unapprove the pay.

Add in the shift loading and number of units/hours.

Approve the pay.

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