Update May 2022

Following a meeting with the AoC on Thursday, 26th May the joint unions responded with a statement rejecting the AoC offer of 2.25%. Pay talks are to continue in June, however the joint unions will plan to ballot members due to the gap between the union expectations and the AoC's current position.

Joint Unions' Statement May 2022

Further education unions reject Association of College's 2.25% pay offer

Further Education England Joint Trade Unions Claim 2022/23

The main elements of the claim for 2022-23 are as follows:

  • A 10% increase on all pay points with a minimum uplift of £2000;
  • All colleges to become accredited Foundation Living wage employers;
  • Significant movement towards meaningful national agreements to address workload in colleges.