Rep 2: Representing UCU members, Newcastle, 26-28th April

Rep 2: Representation of UCU members This is aimed at UCU reps and branch officers who have previously completed the Rep 1 induction course. All UCU activists who have completed Rep 1 and carry out casework or intend to carry out casework should consider completing the full reps programme. This course will cover the following:…

UCU FE Branch Officer Pay Briefing : 6th April, Darlington

Full information and online registration   This UCU FE Branch Officer pay briefing will provide an important opportunity for branches to come together to discuss developing national plus local claim elements for 2017/18. Topics are expected to include: The context for FE England National Bargaining in 2017/18 FE England Freedom of Information Request – what…

Response to consultation on STC and TMC merger

    The recognised Joint Trade Unions (GMB, UCU and UNISON) respond to the proposed merger of South Tyneside College and Tyne Metropolitan College as follows.   Background and Introduction It has been known for some time that South Tyneside College and Tyne Metropolitan College (“the Colleges”) are to merge and form one FE institution. …

Industrial Law Society : Brexit – Where are we?

This meeting will be held in Newcastle at The University of Northumbria, School of Law, City Campus East-1 at 6pm, finishing at about 7.30pm. It will be held in the Harvard Lecture Theatre in room 402.   This meeting is open and free of charge to both members and non-members of the Society. IMPORTANT: To…