Unions: the next generation

Maisy a school student from Beaumont School, Hertfordshire, visited UCU headquarters for the day to find out more about trade unions as part of her ‘workshadow’ placement.

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As the visit coincided with International Women’s Day she was able to learn about our campaign to close the gender pay gap in universities and colleges and the role of trade unions in the wider struggle for women’s rights.

 

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Maisy spent the day learning about what trade unions do, meeting the staff at Carlow Street and even had a go at creating a recruitment leaflet.

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