2018-2019 dispute

This page will be updated regularly with links to posts about the dispute. 

Firstly, to understand the context of the 2018/2019 dispute with the University of Birmingham, please visit this page.

Strike Ballot Announcement.

Our Response to Tim Jones’ (UoB Provost) email that was sent to all staff.

If you are a supporter of our Pay and Working Conditions campaign/dispute and would like to help, please visit this page for ideas.

Flyers, posters, banners for the campaign can be found here (to be updated frequently): http://uobunison.org.uk/materials2019

Read our Joint Unions Report called ‘Fair Pay, Equal Pay: Towards a new settlement for working life at the University of Birmingham’ here.

Think strike action never works? Is a colleague telling you they don’t need to be a union member to get a fair pay rise? To dispel these myths and other myths about strike action, please find our Mythbusting page.