There is a wide range of support available for UCU members, from counselling to immigration advice. To see what’s available go to:

There are also a range of benefits available to members, from continuous professional development courses to financial and legal services. See

To get help with a work-related problem email or phone 35904 (0113 343 5904) and we will arrange for a UCU caseworker to support or advise you. UCU caseworkers are members of the local association who are trained to deal with work-related problems. If appropriate your caseworker will seek legal advice and representation for you.

To ensure you have full access to the UCU legal scheme with no additional charge, join the union when you start work, not when things start to go wrong.