National industrial action by the EIS-FELA trade union has/is taking place on the following dates: 16th January, 5th February, 6th March, 21st March.
On these dates lecturers may participate in the national industrial action and therefore may not be in college to teach their classes.
The cause of the industrial action relates to the ongoing pay dispute between EIS-FELA and the Employers' Association who represent all colleges in Scotland. This BBC article summarises the dispute
The Students' Association have provided space on My Voice to allow students to post their thoughts, questions and ideas around the national industrial action. In particular we are interested to hear if there is anything more that can be done to support students during this unsettling time. For example, how best can the college communicate updates regarding national industrial action? Is there any other information that you need? Do you have any concerns that have not been addressed?
To have your say, you can access the platform though My City