GMB have recently joined with other education unions to produce a website which will inform members who work in schools and parents how government funding cuts will impact on their…
GMB is the largest trade union amongst school support staff including teaching assistants, HLTAs, cover supervisors, nursery nurses, lunchtime supervisors, premises staff, and administrative & finance staff.
Teachers had their workload reduced which resulted in a change and expansion of Support Staff roles. We in GMB know the difference Teaching Assistants and support staff make every single day. Whether it’s supporting a teacher, helping a child, or working with the most vulnerable students, TA’s make our schools better places.
In these circumstances it is more important than ever to belong to a trade union. Collectively your voice is stronger. On an individual level we represent members in grievance and disciplinary meetings, offer legal advice and also offer criminal legal support in the case of false allegations being made.
GMB have released their February edition of our School News – a round up of the latest news about schools.
GMB Southern have called on the government to crack down on £900,000 spend on PR by academy group with 2 schools in Sussex and Isle of Wight.
GMB, the union for school support staff, call on Kent County Council to complete new extension and replace mobile classrooms which have been on the site of the Royal Harbour Academy,…
GMB welcomes agreement with Swindon Borough Council over proposed changes to pay scales for school support staff.