Management ignoring government guidance on return to campus

Over the last two weeks you will have received messages from the Principal about the university’s plans for the next academic semester. In those emails it has been claimed that new government guidance on the return to campus in January “does not affect us”.   This is not true   The university is instead proposing to ignore … Continue reading Management ignoring government guidance on return to campus

Only 3 % of UCU members have full confidence in senior management’s response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

There was a great response to the Covid Attitudes Survey which closed last week. Over 360 members of staff completed the survey, which makes it the largest exercise in gauging staff opinion since the start of the pandemic.  The results show widespread overwork, stress, fear, and lack of confidence in senior management. But while the … Continue reading Only 3 % of UCU members have full confidence in senior management’s response to the Covid-19 Pandemic