Cardiff University and College Union

National Issues

UCU national campaign: Stamp Out Casual Contracts

Ban Bullying and Harassment

Make a Difference

fighting privatisation

Local Issues

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Local hourly paid and fixed-term contract negotiations


What we do

Local negotiations | advice and support | bullying |

Local negotiations

Cardiff UCU undertake local negotiations on issues such as:

  • pay and grading
  • restructuring
  • redundancy

For current campaigns and actions see the local issues section.



Advice and support for problems at work

Help and advice for problems arising at work is available to UCU members at any time, at the local association offices, regional offices and UCU Headquarters.

Examples of various problems and where to find help are detailed on the National UCU web pages.

Further legal assistance to include a consultation with a solicitor is also available and can be arranged with the local association.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Cardiff UCU office at if you have any queries or need advice or help on any issue.


Bullying at work

UCU is committed to stop bullying and harassment in work. If you feel you are being bullied, or if you witness bullying, you can find information and support at

You could also telephone the College and University Support Network to speak to a fully qualified counsellor, telephone number 08000 32 99 52 or go the College and University Support Network website for counselling on a variety of issues including stress and for useful information.

If you have any problems or queries, Cardiff UCU are here to help. E-mail and you will be put in touch with a Cardiff UCU caseworker.