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Manchester College staff on strike

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Tomorrow will see UCU members at Manchester College go on strike over contracts.

Members of the University and College Union (UCU) at The Manchester College – which has campuses in Crumpsall, Moston, Harpurhey and Collyhurst – will stage a walkout.

Lecturers are fighting proposed new contracts which they claim will create a two-tier system between those who teach teenagers and adult tutors.

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Written by manchestersolfed

June 29, 2010 at 2:21 pm

(The) Stuff Your Boss (doesn’t want you to know)

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The Solidarity Federation’s pamphlet outlining your basic rights at work and how to fight against casualisation has been reprinted and updated and can be downloaded here. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by manchestersolfed

June 3, 2010 at 12:24 pm