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Aegis the Union

Aegis looks after workers' rights at work in the Finance Industry where we have a recognition agreement with the employers. We help you get the rewards, respect and recognition at work that you deserve. Visit our services page to find out about the services we offer our members. Our long term strategy is to expand but to grow carefully within the finance industry.

Become a Rep

Are you looking for new challenges and valuable training? Would you like to gain a much wider understanding of how the business really functions and help make sure your colleagues are properly represented in these challenging times? Are you willing to be involved in consultations and help us properly understand how things work in your part of the business? If so, we’d like you to consider becoming an Aegis Rep.

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Why not join our team? Become a ULR and promote lifelong learning at your workplace and in your community. Aegis the Union will provide you with the guidance, support, and training to be able to assist learners on their journeys. Become a ULR and help change lives through lifelong learning!

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Well, we negotiate your pay and your working conditions to start with. We provide legal cover, and ensure you work in a safe and healthy environment. If you find yourself in a tricky situation at work, we'll represent you at any grievance and disciplinary hearing.

That's fine. That's not what Aegis is here for. In the very unlikely event of something so dramatic happening here that we felt strike action appropriate, every option is explored very thoroughly first. Striking is usually a last resort and only after obtaining your consent through an independently administered ballot - you can’t be forced into it.

What if you're too close to the problem to handle it yourself? By joining Aegis you get the services of a trained union official with access to a range of information, experience, advice and support from the union that you as an individual or a colleague just wouldn't have.

Can you afford NOT to be a member? What would happen in the event of an accident, or if you had a problem at work? You insure your house, your car, your life ... Why not make sure you’re covered for help at work? We refer many members to our lawyers for expert help every year. It could be you next.

1, Support / Point of Contact 2, Representation 3, Knowledge 4, One Voice 5, Legal Advice 6, Training / Union Learn 7, Employment Insurance 8, Challenge Employer 9, Protection 10, Value for Money

More Questions? Get in Touch

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“I am the time people don’t have in helping them get back into development!”

Gemma CoxenCommercial Lending Administration Manager