• Advice Signing a contract
    Settlement agreements

    What settlement agreements are, when and why they are used, and the implications of signing one.

  • Advice Woman made redundant, carrying box of possessions
    Redundancy in the FE sector (for reps)

    Redundancy has unfortunately become a fact of life for education staff in recent years. This guidance is for workplace reps about redundancy and the consultation process that NEU’s FE members whose posts are at risk should expect.

  • Advice Male and female teacher chatting
    Restructuring in FE Colleges

    When colleges are going through restructuring members understandably look to their union for support and advice. This guidance is intended to assist NEU college reps in dealing with the issue and ensuring that restructures are carried out fairly and transparently.

  • Advice Group of school children raising hands in classroom
    The four-week rule and redundancy payments

    This guidance supplements the NEU factsheet 'Redundancy, pay and entitlements' and provides members with an explanation of the circumstances in which the four-week rule will apply.

  • Advice Man packing up belongings into box
    Redundancy pay and entitlements

    Advice explaining the payments and entitlements you may receive if your post becomes redundant. In any case where redundancy is threatened, specific advice and assistance is available and should be sought from your school/college rep or division/association/branch secretary.

  • Advice Woman made redundant, carrying box of possessions

    Common questions that arise when a member of staff is selected for redundancy.