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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.

Scottish FE College Mergers

Media on the UNISON National site.

Guide to College Finance in UK April 2015

This provides college reps and UNISON organisers with a guide to understanding college finance which will be useful in challenging cuts and in negotiations.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Scottish further education workers win battle for pay fairness

Months of campaigning and industrial action win improved pay offer for FE workers which matches that of lecturers

Article on the UNISON National site.

Scotland’s FE workers to strike on Tuesday 6 September

First national strike will take place in support of fair pay and parity with lecturer colleagues

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Members reject 0% in FE

Further education members in England reject offer from Association of Colleges in summer consultation

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

College workers to vote on industrial action

Members at ‘around 20’ FE colleges in England will take part in nationally co-ordinated ballot

Article on the UNISON National site.

Redundancy threats stalk northern colleges

FE colleges in northern England announce plans for hundreds of job losses

Article on the UNISON National site.

College workers vote on employers’ pay offer in England

UNISON recommends rejection of pay offer of 1% or £250 from Association of Colleges in online ballot which runs until 17 November

News on the UNISON National site.

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

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

Media on the UNISON National site.

Scottish Colleges Staff Governance Standard

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON disappointed by pay offer for colleges in England

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 […]

News on the UNISON South East site.

UNISON branch treasurer’s determination wins fair pay for college staff

‘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

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Pay claims submitted on behalf of English and Welsh college workers

UNISON and fellow further education unions ask for ‘inflation plus’ pay rises from September

News on the UNISON National site.