Reports and Campaigns

spotAbout the Socialist Party

spotAnti-capitalism

spotAnti-privatisation

spotAnti-war

spotElection campaigns

spotEnvironment

spotHealth

spotSocialist women

spotWorkplace

spotYouth and Students

All keywords


Socialist Party Facebook page
Socialist Party on Twitter
Visit us on Youtube

Education keywords:

Academies (158)

Classroom assistants (8)

College (211)

Colleges (74)

Council (1853)

Education (957)

ESOL (5)

Free Schools (16)

Grant (30)

Higher Education (50)

Medway (11)

Ofsted (13)

Performance (29)

Performance-related (6)

SATs (23)

School (468)

Schools (345)

Students (1054)

Teachers (430)

Teaching assistants (18)

Universities (113)


Reports and campaigns:

Anti-capitalism (1235)

Anti-fascist (561)

Anti-racism (701)

Anti-war (1487)

Asylum (209)

Black and Asian (391)

Children (372)

CNWP (108)

Corporate crime (2)

Disability (200)

Education (3889)

Election campaigns (2440)

Environment (603)

EU (449)

Finance (99)

Food (270)

Health and safety (33)

Health and welfare (311)

Housing (1025)

Human Rights (379)

LGBT Pride (141)

Local government (2169)

Local services (3643)

Low pay (506)

Migration (56)

Nationalisation (145)

New workers party (467)

NHS (1832)

Pensions (700)

Post Office (222)

Poverty (571)

Privatisation (1014)

Public Services (1125)

Socialism (867)

Socialist (43)

Sport (195)

Stop the slaughter of Tamils (89)

Students (1813)

The state (1366)

Transport (547)

TUSC (997)

Welfare rights (710)

Women (758)

Workplace and TU campaigns (8233)

Youth (1957)

Related websites

Youth Fight For Jobs

Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

National Shop Stewards Network

Tamil Solidarity


Highlight keywords  |Print this articlePrint this article
From: The Socialist issue 956, 12 July 2017: This bosses' government must go

Search site for keywords: Durham - Pay - Council - Teaching assistants - Unison

Durham TAs reject council's pay offer

Durham TAs lead the march through Durham photo Elaine Brunskill, photo Elaine Brunskill

Durham TAs lead the march through Durham photo Elaine Brunskill, photo Elaine Brunskill   (Click to enlarge)

Durham teaching assistants (TAs) in education unions Unison and the ATL have voted to reject the latest divisive offer from Durham council. The fight for fairness continues.

Up to 2,000 TAs have taken numerous days of strike action over the last 18 months against Durham council's plans to sack all 2,700 teaching assistants and re-engage them on term-time contracts that could cut their pay by up to 23%.

The TAs have run a solid, energetic campaign against the attacks by the Labour council including at Durham Miners' Gala where they chanted: "Who are we? Durham TAs! What do we want? Fair pay! When do we want it? Now!"






Join the Socialist Party Join us today!

Printable version Printable version

Facebook   Twitter

Related links:

Durham:

triangleLots of discussions at the Miners Gala on the way forward

triangleNewcastle: fresh faces and the fight in Labour

triangleSocialists tell free marketeers "the pitchforks are coming" in Durham debate

triangleExcellent Socialist Party trade union meeting

triangleSchool cuts can be beaten

Pay:

triangleVirgin train workers vote for strike action over pay

triangleThe Socialist Inbox

triangleVirgin train workers ballot for strike action

triangleSerco - not fit for purpose

Council:

triangleLiverpool Socialist Party: Fighting council cuts

triangleUSA: Historic vote for Ginger Jentzen campaign in Minneapolis

triangleCorbyn must challenge pro-gentrification council leader or others will

Teaching assistants:

triangleThem & Us

triangleFighting Tory cuts to the schools budget

Unison:

triangleHundreds turn out for rally aimed at removing west Wales Tory MP