Latest Branch Update

We hope that you and your family and friends are still coping well with the lockdown. After the confusion of Sunday’s announcement, hopefully we can give some clarity on what is happening specifically at the University of Leeds. Here’s some news that may be...

Latest Branch Update

We’re at the end of week 6 of working from home and we hope all of you are coping well with the extended lockdown we’re all currently under. Remember, if you have any problems or concerns or would just like to speak to someone, please do contact us. We’re happy to...

PPE Not Promises

Unison members in care, the NHS and other vital public services have risen to the challenge of dealing with this pandemic. But many feel they are forced to put themselves in harm’s way every time they go to work because this government is not keeping its promises on...
ADVICE FOR ALL STAFF DURING THE UCU STRIKE ACTION

ADVICE FOR ALL STAFF DURING THE UCU STRIKE ACTION

The ongoing UCU strike is primarily about the USS pension scheme but the results could impact future working conditions for all staff in Higher Education – it’s crucial to support the colleagues taking this stand. Wherever you work in the University, the...

University response to Christmas bonus request

The three campus unions made the case to the University before Christmas that a fitting reward to staff for our hard work to attain “University of the Year” status for the University would have been a one-off cash payment. The University declined to discuss this with...