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UCEA enters exploratory talks

21 February 2014

UCEA entering into exploratory talks with trade unions ahead of 2014-15 New JNCHES pay negotiations

The statement UCEA has agreed with UCU to describe the talks is as follows:

“UCEA and UCU have agreed to investigate with the other parties to New JNCHES the prospect of arranging exploratory talks, involving all New JNCHES unions, prior to the first scheduled negotiating meeting of the 2014-15 pay negotiations. The purpose of the exploratory talks would be to seek an early positive dialogue on the key issues in the lead up to the 2014/15 pay round.”


For further information please contact: Andy Fryer, Head of Communications and Membership ( on 020 7383 2444.

Note to editor

UCEA represents the participating HEIs and the five New JNCHES trade unions are UCU, Unison, Unite, GMB and EIS-ULA