Strikes threatended after Scots teachers reject latest pay deal

Red Robin - 21 February 2019

EIS members have voted to reject the latest pay offer from Scotland’s local authorities and the Scottish Government, and will tomorrow discuss a move to an industrial action ballot

The teaching union has consulted members over the last three weeks, with 57 per cent of members voting to reject the offer in the union's ballot which closed today with a turnout of 81 per cent.

The EIS say their executive committee will meet tomorrow to discuss their next steps, including the possibility of organising a ballot on whether members would support industrial action... See more