Following ballots, all the trades unions have
accepted pay offers for 2002-3. Agreements
cover all staff on nationally agreed rates
(academic and related, clerical, technical
and ancillary staff on standard grades) and
provide increases of between 3.2% and 5% and
assimilation to the new national spinal points.
Academic and related and clerical staff will
receive the increase at the end of October
and technical and ancillary mid-November,
backdated to August 1. Consultations are nearing
completion over staff on locally agreed rates.
The pay rates for all staff and grades are
online on the HR