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Our members count, UNISON tells universities

Official statistics body to stop collecting data on support staff, making them invisible

higher education delegagtes voting

‘Every higher education worker should get the pay they deserve’

Pay, pensions, equality and climate dominate discussion at UNISON higher education conference

Christina McAnea speaking at the rostrum at UNISON higher education conference

Preparing for the future

‘We are the first and main line of defence,’ higher education conference hears

conference delegates voting

University staff map out the challenges ahead

Delegates gather to debate the issues at UNISON’s higher education conference

UNISON sends solidarity message to UCU strikers

Lecturers start industrial action on campuses across UK

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University staff in Edinburgh to stay directly employed

Campus operations staff at Queen Margaret University chalk up win in campaign against outsourcing threat

Higher education pay ballot result

University workers vote 2-1 for strike action, but ballot does not meet the threshold for legal strike action

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University staff in Edinburgh vote for strike action

Dispute over outsourcing risk at Queen Margaret University sees 100% vote for action in 75% turn-out

Angela Rayner MP speaking

University staff deserve fair pay, says Angela Rayner

Shadow education secretary sends message to UNISON members voting in ballot on pay

HE members to vote on industrial action over pay

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

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Union issues pension warning for university and college workers

Government plans to allow employers in England to opt out of local government pension scheme are an ‘unwarranted and grievous’ attack on higher and further education staff

Union welcomes education funding call but expresses concerns

The words are fine, but action and government investment is needed to make Augar review recommendations work

Bangor University staff celebrate victory in pensions dispute

Management had planned to cut pension benefits by up to 12% for support staff before UNISON campaign

HE employers make final pay offer

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

Portrait of Jon Richards

University employers improve offer at latest pay talks

Offer still falls ‘far short’ of joint union pay claim, says head of education Jon Richards