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.

Photograph of higher education workers holding placards reading "speaking up for a living wage"

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