Monthly Archives: May 2012

Historic agreement between NUT and NASUWT means that 85% of teachers are now united against attacks

Today’s divisional secretaries briefing followed yesterday’s statement of joint working between the NASUWT and the NUT. What is now clear is that the talks between the two unions have been positive and have resulted in a commitment from both unions … Continue reading

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Statement on Pensions – please reply below if you agree or reply to secretary@southwarknut.org.uk

STATEMENT ON PENSIONS,  PAY, WORKLOAD ACTION “We welcome the calling of a national ballot starting this term to allow the NUT to take strike and non-strike action on issues such as pay and workload, as well as pensions. We enthusiastically … Continue reading

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Southwark NUT doesn’t sign up to changes to Performance Management in September

Although we did get some local changes to what Gove was proposing including a separation of Appraisal from Capability and policies that were broadly similar to what we have at the moment, in the end we couldn’t agree on a couple … Continue reading

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NUT Executive votes to delay strike action till Autumn – in contravention of conference mandate for June strike – Exec meeting report below from Martin Powell Davis – Inner London Exec member

Dear Colleagues This is a quick report from Thursday’s  National NUT Executive and May 10 public sector strikes, May 10 strikes – united to defend pensions… but the NUT Executive shirks its responsibilities The May 10 strike by up to half … Continue reading

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Southwark NUT shows solidarity with the 500,000 on strike today. NUT DFE after school demo gives Gove something to consider

We delivered solidarity doughnuts to picket lines at King’s, Guy’s and Tommie’s hospitals. Those UCU/PCS/UNITE members striking over pensions wondered why we weren’t with them this time ……. Southwark was one of the branches that called for a demo this … Continue reading

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500,000 on strike on May 10th. Support your local strikers. Attend the demo on Thursday @ 5:30

buddam19612002@yahoo.co.uk – send message of support Attend the Pay Cut demo at the DFE 5:30 on Thursday ======================================== On Thursday 10 May up to 500,000 workers will strike across the country.   This action comes on the back on the … Continue reading

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