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Jo Grady

General secretary's news

Updates from Jo Grady, UCU's general secretary

  • 8 November 2022

    Following our historic ballot result and a meeting of the union's Higher Education Committee, I can today confirm that we have served notice to the employers that…

  • 7 November 2022

    I'm pleased to launch UCU's new manifesto for adult and community education (ACE).

  • 2 November 2022

    Firstly, let me start by thanking everyone on the Higher Education Committee for your work in helping to make history for the UCU. I know some of you were nervous…

  • 2 November 2022

    Last week you made history. The UCU became the first education union in the UK to win a national strike action ballot since the introduction of the anti-union laws…

  • 1 November 2022

    Yesterday we held our Branch Delegate Meeting (BDM) on the next steps of the ucuRISING disputes with delegates present representing almost every branch in the country.…

  • 27 October 2022

    Just days after our historic ballot result in USS, I am writing to bring you news about the scheme. After requests were made by our union, the USS trustee has released…

  • 25 October 2022

    Yesterday we made history. The biggest ballot result we have ever delivered. This is down to you. I also want to thank you for responding in huge numbers to our…

  • 10 October 2022

    This is it. The final countdown. We are entering the final days of our ballot, but these are also the most crucial. This week we can ensure we deliver the historic…