Elections have begun in the UCU union for two casual vacancies on the national executive committee.
UCU Left, which Socialist Worker supporters are part of, is standing two candidates, Christina Paine and Darren Tolliday.
Christina is on a zero hours contract at
Both want an end to colleges being run as businesses and support joint strikes with other unions to defend workers’ pay and conditions.
The ballot ends on 2 October.
UCU Left’s annual conference, Education, the Market and Resistance takes place on Saturday 25 October, Birkbeck,
Speakers include author Andrew McGettigan and John McDonnell MP.
Register at uculeft.org