The EIS is surprised and disappointed that Colleges Scotland has chosen to make its statement today, while negotiations are ongoing.
At the National Joint Negotiation Committee (NJNC) on 19 April 2018, the fifth dispute meeting was held regarding the lecturer pay claim.
EIS FELA President Pam Currie has responded to a Scotsman article that 1,500 college staff in Scotland have no teaching qualifications
Further Education Lecturers from across Scotland gathered in Edinburgh for the FELA Annual General Meeting.
Commenting on the Scottish Government’s announcement of £1.8 Billion in funding for Scotland’s colleges and universities, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:
Commenting on the Scottish Government’s release of new figures on local authority education spending, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:
EIS-FELA have voted overwhelmingly to ratify the terms of the May 2017 and November 2017 NJNC Agreements on core terms and conditions of service for college lecturers.
Firstly, let me thank you for the solidarity displayed in the first two days of strike action. It has been impressive.
Information on Edinburgh College Industrial Action
Success for Lecturers as Colleges agree to 'Honour the Deal
Cabinet Secretary for Education needs to take direct action
EIS-FELA Report on the FoI Requests on Zero Hours Contracts issued to FE Colleges in Scotland in August 2013