Education services

UNISON represents more education staff than any other trade union in the UK. More than 350,000 members in education give us a powerful voice to campaign against inequalities, challenge unfair pay and speak out on work issues and the quality of public services.


About education services

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UNISON education services
130 Euston Road
London NW1 2AY

  • Pay in education


    Education support staff in schools, universities and colleges have seen their living standards fall in recent years and many earn less than the living wage.

    Read more about this key issue

  • Cuts in education services

    Funding cuts have led to course closures, redundancies and a worse education for children and young people.

    UNISON wants to see proper resources for a world-class education system.

    Read more about this key issue

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Essential cover if you work in higher education

Insurance at work – the benefits of being in UNISON if you work in higher education.

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UNISON is working to defend good pension schemes and improve and promote affordable, decent pensions for all our members.

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Essential Cover for all school support staff

School support staff in UNISON talk about the issues they are facing and how UNISON is helping them.

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