Tackling organisational stress – 2 day course

This course is aimed at UCU safety reps, branch officers and other reps who want to learn more about how to tackle organisational stress. Participants should have previously completed either UCU safety reps induction, Reps induction, Learning reps or Equality reps training before applying for a place. The course runs over two 1 day sessions. … Continue reading Tackling organisational stress – 2 day course

Campaigns Update 4th November 2011

In this week’s campaigns update:  Unions respond to improved public sector pensions offer Government withdraws college governance reforms UCU delivers stinging rebuke to for-profit chief Leaked documents increase fears over Northumberland College merger UCU members ‘getting their lives back’ by doing their jobs Stress levels increasing in further and higher education University of East Anglia … Continue reading Campaigns Update 4th November 2011

Campaigns Update 28 October 2011

In this week’s campaigns update: News from the USS JNC – UCU and employers agree to talks – work-to-contract continues Education sector unites to lobby parliament on Teachers' Pension Scheme Gearing up for 30 November College reforms will increase risk of mismanagement and make corruption easier, warns UCU Figures reveal slump in university applications Public … Continue reading Campaigns Update 28 October 2011

Campaigns update 5th August 2011

Please note that in this week’s Campaign Update there is a reference to Exeter and pulling out of National Bargaining.  We would like to make it clear to members that although some preliminary discussion has taken place (and members may have watched the Registrar’s talk on video) we are not aware of any final decision … Continue reading Campaigns update 5th August 2011