Category: News

Work for UCU Northern Region

UCU is looking for a 0.8 Caseworker for the Northern region. This is a newly created position. Salary: £33,256 pa. (£41,571 pa. pro rata) Based in Gateshead, you will advise and represent UCU members on employment problems and disputes, in line with UCU procedure. Working within a trade union context, you will represent members at…


Workload Wins at Newcastle College!!

Vicky Knight, President-Elect of UCU spent a day with Newcastle College UCU Branch meeting members, hosting Tea and Cake events, meeting with management and celebrating the latest win with the members of the Workload Working Group and Assistant Principal, Lisa Hamilton-Murray. The branch reps with the Workload Working Group have managed to secure a limit…


Protest at Darlington College in row over pay cuts

    News update : 3rd July During Friday’s UCU branch meeting members rejected the latest offer from the employer, which would still mean significant pay reductions, and voted to register a failure to disagree and invoke the disputes procedure with the College.   News update : 21st June, 4pm News update: 21st June, 11am…