HE pay ballot

What’s the ballot about? What did you think of the latest higher education pay offer for 2021/2? Not good enough. That’s what we think. A measly 1.5% pay rise – for the majority of staff – is all they think you’re worth. With inflation running at over 3%, this is a real terms pay cut. Plus […]

Staying safe at work

Many of our members were classed as ‘essential workers’, and have worked throughout the pandemic. In line with the Scottish government’s phased lifting of the lockdown, many others have been returning to work since lockdown restrictions began to be lifted. Universities have been able to commence a phased return to on campus learning as part […]

University of Edinburgh Branch News

Coronavirus update Essential staff only are now working on-site. Only staff or students with individual authorisation can access the buildings still ‘open’. Due to the essential nature of the work most of these buildings are in the College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine, School of Biological Sciences, Data Centres, and BVS Facilities. Safe working arrangements […]