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Teaching Survey Results

Teaching Survey Results

OBU UCU carried out a survey of members’ experiences of teaching at the beginning of the 2020-2021 academic year. The...

JSC Report 30 September 2020

JSC Report 30 September 2020

Please see OBU UCU’s report on the Joint Staff Committee meeting of 30 September.

OBU UCU Statement on Reopening and Return to Campus

OBU UCU Statement on Reopening and Return to Campus

The branch’s statement on reopening and returning to campus can be found here. Branch members were asked to vote on...

Advice on Face to Face Teaching and Vulnerable Members

Advice on Face to Face Teaching and Vulnerable Members

Currently, Brookes is requiring that academic staff be available for face to face teaching. It has also said that if...

April 2020 OBU UCU Newsletter

April 2020 OBU UCU Newsletter

OBU UCU Newsletter April 2020

Teachers’ Pension Scheme Update

In September 2018, the government announced that HE employer contributions to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) in England & Wales...

July 2018 Newsletter

The July newsletter is here! Items on the VS scheme, restructuring, electronic marking, and the latest consultative ballot on pay.

Management Response to 5% Cuts

Management Response to 5% Cuts

Alan Reeve – Branch Co-Chair 22 March 2018 Members will have received an email a few days ago with the...

February Update

February Update

Dear Brookes UCU Members, The Branch Executive Committee met last Tuesday. Of course, the major news is of the upcoming...

December Update

Dear Brookes UCU members, We are delighted to report we have appointed a new Branch Administrator. James Leveque (who is...