Thinking of retiring? Join our retired members group

Thinking of retiring? Join our retired members group

Retired membership of Unison If you are thinking of retiring from UWE at some time in the near future, you might like to consider taking up retired membership. For a one-off payment of £15 you would retain access to a wide range of financial, legal and welfare...

Higher education pay – employers make final offer of 1.7%

Higher education employers have made a full and final offer on pay for 2017-18, following the conclusion of pay negotiations,. The final pay offer gives extra increases to the lower paid, between 2.4% and 1.7% up to pay point 16. The lowest pay point (spinal column...

Unions call on university employers to improve their pay offer

UNISON, the UCU, Unite, GMB and the EIS met employers yesterday, and the UCEA improved its initial 1.2% pay offer to 1.5% with a 1.8% increase for workers on the lowest pay point. That would mean a minimum £8.40 an hour for those on a 35-hour week.