Articles from University and College Union (UCU)

Black academic staff face double whammy in promotion and pay stakes, according to new figures

Black and minority ethnic (BME) staff in universities are less likely to hold senior jobs and are paid less than their white colleagues, according to new analysis released today (Tuesday) by the University and College Union (UCU)

Stop spinning and start talking on pay and pensions, UCU urges employers

The University and College Union (UCU) has today (Wednesday) urged university employers to “stop spinning and start talking” on pay and pensions.

Striking Nottingham College staff announce 14 more strike dates for November

Nottingham College will be hit with another 14 strike days from Tuesday 5 November after striking staff today (Tuesday) announced plans for further action after half-term, and accused the college of reneging on promises over workloads.

Matt Waddup speaks to FE News about Lifelong Learning Commission

Petition in support of striking staff at Nottingham College staff tops 1,200 signatures

A petition calling for fair contracts at Nottingham College has reached over 1,200 signatures, as staff are due to walk out again today (25 Sept) in their seventh day of strike action as part of a dispute over the imposition of new contracts.