Articles from University and College Union (UCU)

More strikes at West Thames College this week after college fails to improve deal

Union members back more walkouts in absence of any improved pay offer from West Thames College

Strikes off at Lambeth as improved deal reached on pay and conditions

Members of the University and College Union (UCU) at Lambeth College have called off next month’s strikes after agreeing a deal* with the college worth over 3% in pay with additional holiday days, sick pay benefits and a reduction in teaching hours.

Strikes on at West Thames College this week

Members of the University and College Union (UCU) at West Thames College will be on strike today and tomorrow (Tuesday and Wednesday) in a row over pay after talks broke down at the end of last week.

UCU calls for Secretary of State’s intervention on prison education job cuts

The University and College Union (UCU) has today (Friday) written to the Secretary of State for Justice David Gauke urging him to intervene over plans to cut over 100 prison education jobs across the north of England.

Union slams BMet decision to sell off Stourbridge College

The University and College Union (UCU) has today (Friday) slammed a decision by Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMet) to sell off Stourbridge College, saying learners were paying the price for poor management.