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Rishi Sunak
NEU UNISON Unite USDAW

“Missed opportunity” – Unions respond to Rishi Sunak’s Budget

Trade unions have responded to today’s Budget statement by Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak, with some calling it a “failure”, “short-sighted” and a “missed opportunity”. Chancellor Rishi ...
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Unions hold online rally for workers’ interests ahead of tomorrow’s Budget

Trade unions are joining forces for an online rally this evening to highlight the needs of workers ahead of the Budget tomorrow. The TUC have arranged an online ...
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NASUWT NEU UNISON

NASUWT calls for teachers to be vaccinated ahead of schools reopening on 8 March

The education union has reiterated its calls for teachers and other school staff to be given priority for Covid-19 vaccinations, as the government confirms schools will fully reopen ...
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GMB NAHT NASUWT NEU UNISON

Teaching unions say school staff should be prioritised in next phase of Covid vaccinations

In a joint statement, education unions say prioritising vaccination for education staff is the best way to support national effort to reopen all settings. Education organisations and teaching ...
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NEU

NEU launches new Education Recovery Plan setting out how to reopen schools safely

The UK’s largest teaching union has set out its plan to reopen schools and colleges in a safe and sustainable way. The National Education Union (NEU) has today ...
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NEU says teachers ‘almost twice as likely to get coronavirus’, as the union launches new Remote Education Hub

The NEU has called for an investigation into its new figures that suggest that school staff are at greater risk of contracting COVID-19. The UK’s biggest teaching union ...
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NEU PCS

Unions urge government to maintain £20 uplift in Universal Credit

The NEU and PCS have both called on the government to maintain the current £20 increase in Universal Credit beyond the 31 March deadline. The Labour Party will ...
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GMB NASUWT NEU UNISON Unite

Education unions call for clarification on the use of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme for school supply staff

Unions including NASUWT, NEU and Unite have written to the Department for Education “to press for clarification on the operation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) during ...
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NASUWT NEU

Education unions respond to government’s “panic” announcement to stagger reopening of secondary schools

The National Education Union and NASUWT have criticised today’s announcement by the government that secondary schools should stagger students’ return after Christmas.  The government has announced that the ...
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NEU

National Education Union calls on government to close schools early for Christmas

Union’s call comes as it welcomes the decision of Greenwich Council today to close all of its schools early and move to online learning ahead of the Christmas ...
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