Unite Scotland Press Release Immediate Release 5 October Unite members back strike action at University of Dundee over ‘pension poverty’ proposals Unite Scotland can confirm today (5 October) that its members at the University of Dundee have voted to support strike action in a dispute over workers being plunged into ‘pension … Continue reading
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