Petition to Oppose the Outsourcing of the University of Birmingham’s Hotel and Conference Park staff

At the Unison University of Birmingham Branch meeting on the 30th of January 2018, more than 100 members voted unanimously to conduct an indicative ballot for strike action and action short of strike. The indicative ballot has just started and will last until mid-March. We need your support to stop the university management (in particular David […]

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[Motion passed in Jan 2018] Opposing the University Outsourcing of Conference Park and Hotel to wholly owned company to cut staff pay

The Reason given by the University for this is: to provide ‘an opportunity to vary the terms and conditions or working practices to create a more flexible and cost competitive workforce’   This Branch notes The University is building a new Hotel in addition to the existing conference park and which will increase capacity from 67 […]

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