Pay campaign 2022 and strike ballot launch

Pay campaign 2022 and strike ballot launch

UNISON members at UWE Bristol (and at HEI’s across the UK) voted overwhelmingly to reject the 3% pay offer. UNISON’s Higher Education Service Group Executive registered the dispute with UCEA (Universities and Colleges Employers Association) and further...
Meet our LGBT+ Officer

Meet our LGBT+ Officer

My name is Owen and I currently work on Glenside Campus as part of the HAS SAT team. I have been a long time UNISON member across a number of jobs inside and outside of the university. Recently I have been inspired to become more involved with the union and to...
Another below inflation pay rise…

Another below inflation pay rise…

The final offer is 3%. We’re worth more. We can’t afford less. With the cost of living spiralling upwards, we simply can’t afford a pay rise that’s less than we’re worth. Make sure you use your voice to decide our next step on pay. The consultation closes on 27 May 2022.

Branch Members Meeting on Wednesday 18 May

Branch Members Meeting on Wednesday 18 May

We have called a branch meeting for all members on Wedensday 19 May 2022 at 12noon, to discuss the 2021/22 pay offer and the current consultation. The pay increase that is agreed with UCEA is implemented for University staff in August and then in the New Year for...
Mental Health Awareness Week, 9 – 15 May 2022

Mental Health Awareness Week, 9 – 15 May 2022

We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own ‘to do’ list. Michelle Obama So, what does Mental Health Awareness week bring to mind for you? Perhaps this week is a junction stop to reflect over the past year how you think about...
International Day for the Elmination of Racial Discrimination

International Day for the Elmination of Racial Discrimination

Monday 21 March 2022 Every year on 21st March, we observe The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. On this day the world remembers The Sharpeville massacre that occurred in 1960, where police officers in South Africa opened fire on a group...