As a potential applicant for a role at the National Education Union, we want to let you know more about us. The National Education Union came into existence on 1 September 2017 bringing together the best of The National Education Union (NEU) and the National Union of Teachers (NUT).

The National Education Union stands up for the future of education by bringing together more than 450,000 teachers, lecturers, support staff and leaders working in maintained and independent schools and colleges across the UK.

Combining the expertise and experience of both NEU and the NUT, the National Education Union is the largest education union in Europe and the fourth largest union in the Trades Union Congress (TUC). We are an effective and powerful voice – championing everyone who works in education.

We’re committed to making education a great place to work, a great place to teach, and a great place to learn. Representing the entire education workforce the National Education Union has a powerful and persuasive voice when championing the rights of teachers and education professionals, and standing up for education.

The National Education Union is a force for change in the world of education – a union with the resources, the members and the professional staff to make a difference to education professionals and the children, young people and adults they serve.

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