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Goldsmiths cleaners celebrate winning a return in house

Workers were set to lose hours and pay, but campaigning has seen the employer move to bring the team back in house

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON is sending out HE ballot papers and calling for yes to strike action

UNISON is calling for members to back strike action, as some employers attempt to impose the below-inflation offer

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher Education Committee AGM

Date
23 March 2017 11:00am–3:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre

Event on the UNISON South East site.

University of Bath agrees to reinstate living wage

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

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Cambridge University is leading the way on pay, says UNISON

Responding to the announcement today (Wednesday) that the University of Cambridge is to seek formal accreditation as a real living wage employer,
UNISON’s head of higher education Donna Rowe-Merriman said: “Cambridge University’s commitment to give its lowest paid staff a fair wage is a move that urgently needs to be replicated in other universities across the UK. There is no place for low pay in higher education.

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON sets out higher education pay targets

‘The gloves are off – this year, more than ever, we need a strong campaign’ conference hears

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher education pay – employers make final offer

Higher education employers have made a full and final offer on pay for 2017-18, following the conclusion of pay negotiations

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

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

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Mark White OBE – member’s services to education recognised

‘I started my working life on 26 August 1982 and joined our union the same day’

Article on the UNISON National site.

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

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

NEC by-election result

Liz Baptiste elected to the higher education general seat on the union’s national executive council

Article on the UNISON National site.

Universities in the money?

UNISON calls on higher education employers to invest in staff after £1bn+ surplus unveiled for third year in a row

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher ed workers vow to campaign against TU Bill

UNISON higher education conference sets out campaign to defeat bill and protect trade union rights and reps

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher Education Equality summit

Date
23 November 2015 8:30am–3:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre,130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Event on the UNISON National site.

HE members vote to accept pay offer

UNISON’s higher education service group executive decides to accept employer’s pay offer, after 72% of members vote to back it

Article on the UNISON National site.