Months of campaigning and industrial action win improved pay offer for FE workers which matches that of lecturers
First national strike will take place in support of fair pay and parity with lecturer colleagues
UNISON recommends rejection of pay offer of 1% or £250 from Association of Colleges in online ballot which runs until 17 November
UNISON has today (Wednesday) expressed disappointment at the pay offer put forward by the Association of Colleges. The union believes the offer of a one per cent increase or £250, whichever is greater, will plunge college staff further into poverty. UNISON head of education Jon Richards said: “This offer is hugely disappointing. It will do little […]
‘At first it was gut instinct,’ says Julie Robinson, who challenged an error in how term-time staff at West Midlands sixth form college were being paid
UNISON and fellow further education unions ask for ‘inflation plus’ pay rises from September
This agreement is intended to provide a framework to College Governing Bodies, College Principals and lay officers of local trade unions to ensure the National Contract (the national contract of employment) is implemented consistently within FE Colleges incorporated under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992, as amended from time to time, in Wales when engaging and/or regularising the employment of all employees be they full time, fractional or part time hourly paid.