SEJ April 2019

Created on: 05 Apr 2019 | Last modified: 25 Apr 2023

Vol. 103, Issue No. 02

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Pay Campaign Success

EIS members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the latest pay proposal from the Scottish Government. The EIS will now move to formalise an agreement with the Scottish Government and COSLA via the SNCT...(Page 08)

EIS rally

Management Tactics Fan the Flames of College Dispute

As we go to press, FE lecturers have taken a fourth day of action in pursuit of a cost of living pay rise. This is the third time in four years that college lecturers have been forced to take strike action following a return to national bargaining in 2015...(Page 12)

College rally

Tackling Sexual Harassment in Educational Establishments

The EIS has created new guidance for members on combatting sexual harassment. The advice, entitled "Tackling Sexual Harassment in Educational Establishments," is designed to assist members at all levels in challenging this behaviour and allows them to contribute to improving the learning environment of our children and young people...(Page 14)

HR woman

Empowering Schools

In addition to being Scotland's largest teaching union, the EIS also represents more promoted staff - including Headteachers and Deputy Headteachers - than any other union in Scotland. Headteachers and Depute Headteachers from across Scotland gathered at the Edinburgh Carlton for the EIS HT & DHT Network Conference...(Page 18)

EIS exhibition