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Unions and employers link up to fight for colleges

Campaign will see further education unions, college employers and students lobby Parliament in October to call for proper funding

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Funding review ‘must recognise real cost of providing quality college education’

UNISON reacts to minister’s announcement of review into English further education funding, alongside ‘efficiency and resilience’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Pay talks start today for English further education workers

Unions meet Association of Colleges for discussions over claim for ‘inflation plus 3%’ pay claim from September

Article on the UNISON National site.

Unions call for more investment in further education

The UNISON general secretary joined sister unions in further education, alongside bodies representing students, colleges and other FE providers, in signing a […]

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Scottish college workers vote to strike in pay dispute

College employers urged to use negotiations on 25 August to agee pay fairness or strikes will mark the start of new academic year

Article on the UNISON National site.

Challenging attacks on sickness absence in further education: organising guide 2014

Challenging attacks on sickness absence in further education: organising guide 2014

Media on the UNISON National site.

MPs call for multi-billion pound education cash boost

The call for the investment, together with a proper, long-term funding strategy, comes in a House of Commons […]

News on the UNISON National site.

Part of the college support staff team? Then it’s time to join UNISON (further education) – Bilingual Welsh/English leaflet

UNISON is the union for all support staff in further education colleges. This leaflet in Welsh and English sets out why UNISON has support staff interests at its heart.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Scottish FE workers vote on £425 a year pay rise

UNISON recommends members accept ‘cap-busting’ offer in ballot which closes on 26 July

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher education unions submit 2017-18 pay claim

Unions challenge universities to improve pay that has ‘significantly fallen behind inflation’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

‘Talk to the unions’, UNISON urges colleges in England

Union calls for full engagement with workforce following government guidance on area reviews and their implementation

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Further education pay rises agreed in England and Wales

Consultations see members agree pay rises for 2016/17 in both countries – UNISON calls on colleges in England to implement Association of Colleges offer as soon as possible

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

English college review risks jobs and closures, warns union

‘Area-based reviews’ part of restructuring plans for post-16 education prompted by ‘the need to cut public expenditure’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

English further education pay claim submitted

Claim is for 5% or £1,500, whichever is greater, and the living wage

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON speaks up for members in post-16 review

Union gets seat on ‘national area review advisory group’ for post-16 education in England as new government guidance issues

News on the UNISON National site.