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UNISON calls for new government inquiry into academy chain accused of misusing public funds

Monday 10 September 2018 For immediate use   UNISON calls for new government inquiry into academy chain accused of misusing public funds The government must launch a fresh inquiry into Bright Tribe following new allegations that the troubled multi-academy trust has misused public money, says UNISON today (Monday). It follows revelations set to be broadcast […]

News, Press release on the UNISON Eastern site.

Staff at troubled Harlow academy commence vote on industrial action

Staff at scandal-struck Aspire Academy in Harlow are voting on industrial action over concerns for their health and safety, UNISON announces today. The school for students outside mainstream education, part of the TBAP multi-academy trust, was the subject of a BBC Panorama investigation in March after the head teacher blew the whistle on serious financial […]

Article on the UNISON Eastern site.

Regional Schools Summit

Date
12 May 2017 11:00am–1:00pm
Location
Civic Centre, Duke St, Chelmsford CM1 1JE

It’s time to have a fresh look at how we recruit and organise in schools The difficulties supporting members and organising in schools both individually and collectively are well known so it is important to establish a regional strategy to overcome them. At the summit we aim to agree a way forward with MAT’s, to consider how […]

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.