By Tracy McGuire
I’ve just been elected to the support-staff place on the Executive of the National Education Union, in a by-election.
My first priority is unionising as many school support staff as possible into the NEU.
Especially with the election, there are going to be cuts to schools and job losses for support staff.
We need campaigns. We need more support-staff reps, and not just as reps for support staff.
At present the NEU has a support staff conference, but it is entitled only to put one motion to the national union conference. [The system was inherited from the ATL, the union that