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.

Welcome to our new website!

When our hosting was up for renewal in November 2016 we felt that it was time for a refresh. Our new website has been redesigned to be more responsive on different devices and extremely simple. On the homepage you will find links to our events calendar, news articles,...