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Branch AGM ’19

We've got plenty of thanks to give today. Firstly, your branch committee would like to thank all of our members for attending today's Annual General Meeting (AGM). Secondly, we'd like to thank Suzanne (who stood down as our branch secretary) for all of her hard work...

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IDAHOT 2018

https://unisongoldsmiths.org.uk/ Hi all, Today marks IDAHOT (International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia) and the UN has released a heart warming video encompassing this year’s theme of “Alliances for Solidarity” recognising that we are stronger...

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Support our Cleaners!

JOBS FOR CLEANERS HERE AT GOLDSMITHS ARE UNDER THREAT!   ISS is planning to: - Get rid of the night shift, replacing it with a 4-hour evening shift; - Get rid of the weekend morning shift, replacing it with an afternoon shift; - Get rid of the early morning...

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Branch AGM ’18

The annual general meeting is the opportunity for all members to come together to discuss the work of the branch and plan for the year ahead. Come along to enter into the prize draw and to hear from our Guest Speaker Vicky Lucioni (our Regional Organiser). Lunch will...

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London Weighting UPDATE

Our claim for an increase in London Weighting to £4,000 has now been submitted. The proposal for an increase will have to be put to College Council in the autumn, and therefore our next update on this campaign will likely be in October. In the meantime, you can find a...

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London Weighting

The current rate of London Weighting allowance at Goldsmiths is £2825 across all spine points. While it is increased annually in line with the nationally agreed pay rise (1% for the year 2015-16) there has been no substantial increase in the basic amount since 2004....

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Gold Paper Petition

The campus UCU and UNISON branches and the Students' Union have united to draft the Gold Paper, a document opposing destructive changes across higher education including the Higher Education bill currently making its way through parliament and highlighting the need...

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‘Stress in the Workplace’ survey

The Branch Committee would like to thank all of our members who completed the recent 'Stress in the Workplace' survey and big thanks to our Branch Chair, David, who compiled the results into a very interesting report!   This gives us a great foundation to move...

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