Birmingham UCU branch show solidarity with Support Staff

We are pleased to have read an article explaining our campaign to UCU members, written by our sister branch on campus, Birmingham UCU. You can read it here: https://birminghamucu.org/2019/05/18/high-noon-for-david-eastwood-unison-uob-strike-ballot/ We also understand that an email has been sent to all UCU members on the University of Birmingham campus, in support of our fight for fair pay, […]

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UNISON Strike Ballot Announcement (May-June 2019)

We can now confirm that the strike ballot will commence on the 15th of May, and you will have until the 3rd of June to post your ballot back.  Our demands are that the University: Gives an above RPI inflation pay increase for all support staff; Becomes a Living Wage Accredited employer; Eliminates the gender pay gap by 2020; Fixes the Staff Pay Spine and allocates a budget for it; Negotiates with all unions […]

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Call for action: How Non-Members can support UNISON’s campaigns during the dispute in 2019

 This page is relevant to: Students and Alumni Staff at the University of Birmingham Media outlets Other trade union branches and campaigning groups Councillors, MPs Our main two campaigns starting in May 2019 are: to improve working conditions and pay for staff working at the University of Birmingham (this also has implications for the pay […]

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