UCL-UCU Meeting: Alterations to Timetables and Working Hours

19 August 2022

This notice is about a meeting next Wednesday 24 August, the first in a series in the build-up to the ballot period in September.

The meeting is on UCL’s proposed changes to the timetable policy and their consequences for workload and will be on Zoom next Weds, 24 August, at 13.00 (a sign-up form will go out soon)

Protect your pension: vote yes.
Interim advice for engaging with line managers on changes to timetables and workload

Contractual rights (links are to our interim advice doc

Equality and H&S rights

There are additional Equality Act and Health and Safety implications of changes in working hours. 

  1. Tuesday 30 August, 1-2pm: Departmental Reps Discussion meeting on where we are with the two disputes. Open discussion and feedback from reps.
  1. Thursday 1st September, 1-2pm: All-members discussion meeting/town hall. Open discussion meeting for members to ask questions, raise any issue, and comment on the ballot and possible approaches to industrial action.
  1. Week of Monday 5 September: Departmental meetings on the ballot.
  1. Wednesday 14 September or Thursday 22 September (tbc): Extraordinary General Meeting on the ballot.