National Executive Report June 2019

Eid al-fitr mubarak

National Executive Report June 2019

Kathy Duggan, Chris Holland NASUWT Inner London National Executive

Dear Activists and Members

Welcome to this Report from today’s National Executive meeting in Rednal. We would like to wish everyone a joyful Eid and hope that all of us have the chance to get out and enjoy the summer weather - not stay indoors marking books!

ABUSE: Verbal and physical abuse. Aggressive, offensive, intimidatory or disrespectful behaviour WILL NOT BE TOLERATEDNASUWT, on your Inner London National Executive Members’ insistence, have now issued posters to aid members with saftey at work. School Reps have been sent these by e mail and further copies are available from the Regional Centre. Please make sure these posters are displayed prominently in your schools.

I have been successful is getting procedures for lockdown and violent incidents firmly in the sights of Lewisham Local Authority.

Please insist that proper risk assessments are being carried out for all school activities and events that could pose a risk to members.

Your National Executive Members asked questions this morning on:-

National Conference Venues post 2020

The STRB recommendations for 2019/20 - Government dragging their feet again you may not get your September pay award until October.

Government have put off the revaluation of teachers’ pension and benefits.

Please RSVP to the invitation to attend the twilight training session on The Rules of the Union and full involvement in Conference and elections to union posts etc 1st. July at the Regional Centre.

Local Association Meetings - Chris Holland and I try to attend as many as we can but please check you are not calling meetings that clash with other local association meetings in D23 or National Executive meetings. The Regional Centre has the dates.

We must improve our involvement at National Conference. Please consider ideas for National Conference Motions now! Put Conference Motions on your association’s meeting agendas.

Important Date - 21st. June Regional Committee. Secretaries don’t forget to come it begins at 11am at the Regional Centre - or send an alternative officer from your association. This particular meeting includes a crucial briefing on changes to the rules of engagement for Regional Committees.

Best wishes

Chris Holland and Kathy Duggan National Executive Inner London