Tag Archives: industrial action

Curriculum for Excellence, workload and industrial action

4 May

Curriculum for Excellence, workload and industrial action

By Dougie Atkinson and Jennifer Barnes, Voice Scotland

“This House Would Prioritise Public Safety Over the Right to Strike” (updated)

9 Mar

“This House Would Prioritise Public Safety Over the Right to Strike” (updated)

Voice General Secretary Deborah Lawson was one of the “Speakers in Proposition” in the debate at the Oxford Union on 18 February 2016. Video.

The Trade Union Bill (updated)

2 Nov

The Trade Union Bill (updated)

Voice has responded to two BIS consultations on the Trade Union Bill (Tackling intimidation of non-striking workers and Hiring agency staff during strike action) and to the Public Bill Committee on the Trade Union Bill. Plus comments in TES.

Voice is the union for me

10 Jun

Voice is the union for me

Video interviews with Voice members.

Politics is an evil which is necessary to education but it should not be its ruling force

1 May

Politics is an evil which is necessary to education but it should not be its ruling force

Voice looks forward to working positively with the next government, whatever its make-up. Voice seeks to achieve its priorities through negotiation and engagement, not industrial action. Voice applauds the recognition that the planned curriculum changes in Wales will take longer than the political cycle.