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Higher education members to be balloted on strike action

National pay offer rejected by two thirds of members in recent consultation

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UNISON recommends that HE members reject employers’ pay offer

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

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Higher ed employers make final offer

Service group executive meets on 23 May to consider offer of 2% or £425 a year

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University of Bath agrees to reinstate living wage

UNISON welcomes ‘urgently needed first step’ but says more must be done to tackle pay inequality

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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

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Members accept HE pay offer

But employers still haven’t gone ‘far enough’ says UNISON

Higher education pay offer is ‘best to be achieved through negotiation’

UNISON’s higher education service group met yesterday to discuss the higher education employers’ full and final offer on pay for 2017-18.

Unions call on university employers to improve their pay offer

Latest offer ‘does not meet members’ expectations’ and needs to be improved, joint unions tell UCEA at most recent talks

Higher education unions submit 2017-18 pay claim

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

Higher ed executive decides against industrial action in pay campaign

‘UNISON is committed to national pay bargaining and will continue to campaign to improve members’ pay, terms and conditions’ says SGE

Higher Education members urged to strike for better pay

UNISON believes that no employee in higher education should be paid less than the Living Wage

HE members to be balloted on action over pay

Summer ballot will see members asked to vote for strike to improve university employers’ 1.1% offer

Higher education members to be consulted on ‘meagre’ pay offer

Service group executive recommends industrial action after employer fails to improve on 1.1% for most staff

Higher education pay offer rejected

UNISON calls on employers to begin dispute resolution procedure after offering a ‘pittance’ to staff