‘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 will hold consultative ballot on employment issues arising from central government reductions in school funding
UNISON prepares to defend members as staff are asked to pay the price for funding crises at two universities
Members return to work as redundancy plans dropped after 36 days of strike action
The university drops its plan after magnificent branch campaign, including 100% backing for industrial action
A group campaigning to save five council-run nurseries in Salford has joined up with campaigners from across the country at a rally in Salford.
University of Bradford climbs down on redundancy numbers the week after four-day strike
University of Leicester security workers’ petition attracts nearly 1,000 signatures in days – why not add your support?
Members vote for action – but turnout fails to meet Trade Union Act threshold
Ballot papers must be received before 25 October 2018
Nominations open on 8 October for vacant south west female seat
Campaign will see further education unions, college employers and students lobby Parliament in October to call for proper funding
As young people face the prospect of having to rethink their career plans, the unions says 15 days training isn’t enough to help them
Claim is for 5% or £1,500, whichever is greater, and the living wage
The future of further education provision is in jeopardy, conference hears