Stirling Unite members extend their support to our colleagues at Sussex. Over the last 4 weeks Unite members at University of Sussex have been taking a series of strike days to highlight the detrimental changes to staff pensions that the management at University of Sussex are forcing through.
Many staff in the University who, by virtue of role analysis are newly eligible to enter the USS pension scheme have received their individual statements showing what the transfer rate from the University scheme (USPS) to USS would be. As expected the news is not good, with some reporting transfer … Continue reading
All staff who were re-graded to grades 6 – 10 will have been sent a letter (dated 22nd June) and information pack informing them that as of the 1st June they were automatically enrolled in the USS pension scheme, and if they wanted to opt-out they had to do so … Continue reading