The University of Brighton UCU supports its members in a number of different ways:

Casework support

Individual members are supported by UCU when they have an issue at work that they are uncomfortable dealing with on their own. Over the past year UCU has supported over 70 individual members in a number of ways including:

  • Bullying
  • Disciplinary hearings
  • Stress due to workload, culture and other work-related issues

Group issues

UCU offers support to specific membership groupings with concerns.

Organisational negotiation

At an organisational level UCU has negotiated numerous policies and procedures with the University including:

  • Promotions procedure
  • Workload Agreement (ongoing)
  • Staff contracts
  • Discipline
  • Grievance
  • Health and Safety
  • Environmental issues

National campaigns

Nationally, UCU is working to: