Pay negotiations 2021/22 – Update

Pay negotiations 2021/22 – Update

The HE employers have made a final pay offer of 1.5% for staff on all pay points 22 and above. HE staff on the lower pay points 3 to 21 have been offered increases on a sliding scale, between 3.6% and 1.54%. The lowest pay point equates to the Living Wage Foundation...
Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day is this Wednesday. Every year on 27 January we remember the millions of people who have been affected by the Holocaust and subsequent genocides around the world. It’s our chance to learn the lessons of the past and to help create a safer future....
Your chance to choose who leads UNISON

Your chance to choose who leads UNISON

This is your chance to have a say in who leads the union and who represents all our members.  The election only comes around every five years so use your vote and make sure your voice is heard. Dave Prentis, our current general secretary, retires at the end of the...
Covid-secure Audits

Covid-secure Audits

UNISON are undertaking ‘covid secure’ audits with colleagues from the UWE Health and Safety team and will keep this page updated with those audits already undertaken and those that are planned. Staff should not be asked to work in an area of the campus...
World Menopause Day 2020

World Menopause Day 2020

The 18th of October was World Menopause Day, we are pleased to announce that we have drafted a Menopause Policy to increase awareness, support and guidance for staff at UWE. We presented the policy to Directorate at UWE, which was warmly received and we will be...
What to expect on campus

What to expect on campus

With students arriving on campus, many staff are being asked to deliver instruction and demonstration ‘ on campus’ or to join a rota to deliver ‘on campus’ services. Glenside and blocks G-N Q &R at Frenchay are zoned for teaching &...