SADTU hopeful for an increase in salaries for foundation phase teachers.

The South African Democratic Teacher's Union in KZN says it hopes that basic education minister Angie Motshekga will increase the salary of foundation educators.

Minister Motshekga will deliver her budget speech in parliament today.

SADTU's Nomarashiya Caluza says in a memorundum sent to Motshekga salary adjustment is one of the high concerns.

Caluza says the province is facing the similar problems to those other province's department are facing.