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Higher education members urged make voices heard in strike ballot

Ballot papers must be received before 25 October 2018

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON recommends that HE members reject employers’ pay offer

2%/£425 offer ‘falls short’ of joint unions’ pay claim

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

HE unions and employers to meet again in May to talk about pay

Meeting follows offer of 1.7%, or £325 a year, made in talks on 13 April

Article on the UNISON National site.

Tuition fees review ‘needs to support wider access’

UNISON calls for the abolition of fees and free higher education in response to Theresa May’s review

Article on the UNISON National site.

Higher education: Hull members protest against pension cuts

Low-paid staff could lose as much as £1,000 a year in retirement

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON’s university workers plan pay campaign

‘Higher education workers deserve fair pay’ conference declares as it sets out plans to build joint pay claim with fellow unions

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to consider national employer’s final pay offer 2016/17 for higher education

Employers also offer further joint work on gender pay and casualisation

News on the UNISON National site.

University workers still not ‘all in it together’

UNISON condemns growing pay gap in higher education as new report shows that senior managers’ pay grew by 3% last year

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

University staff deserve fair pay, says Angela Rayner

“I am deeply concerned that a combination of falling pay, rising workloads and increasingly insecure employment is making a career in higher education […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

HE members to vote on industrial action over pay

Ballot will start in autumn following rejection of employers’ final pay offer

News on the UNISON National site.

HE employers make final pay offer

UNISON’s service group executive will meet on 7 May to decide response and consultation procedures

Article on the UNISON National site.

‘You do fabulous work; you deserve decent pay’

Assistant general secretary Christina McAnea praises members and activists as she opens higher education conference

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Leicester University security team wins battle against cut to hours and pay

The university drops its plan after magnificent branch campaign, including 100% backing for industrial action

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher education ballot result

Members vote for action – but turnout fails to meet Trade Union Act threshold

Article on the UNISON National site.

University pay talks begin

Although no offer has been tabled, UNISON described the discussions as “constructive” and all parties have said they intend to make progress across all elements of the claim at the next meeting.

Article, News on the UNISON National site.