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The University and College Union campaigns for the improvement of the pay and conditions of further and higher education staff through the UK, and for the provision of high quality education opportunities.

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Stamp out casual contracts
UCU believes that high quality education and fair working conditions depend on contracts that give staff stability and continuity of employment. Casualisation is bad for staff and bad for education, yet it's endemic in our colleges and universities.

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Fighting privatisation in tertiary education
We have one of the fastest growing private sectors in Europe and the level of private investment in tertiary education in the UK is already far above the EU and OECD averages.

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#loveFE - stop the adult education cuts in England
Following the announcement of a 24% cut to the adult education budget in England a major campaign was launched to save further education.

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FE for everyone - stop the cuts in Wales
FE For Everyone campaign being run by UCU Wales following the announcement of savage cuts to FE funding in Wales.

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Workload and Stress
Rising workloads - linked to job and funding cuts and the increasing intensity of work in post-16 education - are a growing problem. UCU is committed to campaigning to control workloads and tackle performance management strategies and occupational stress and bullying in the sector.

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