Tag: UPE

UPE asks why children aged 3 & 4 are exempted from...

The UPE stated that these children are not invulnerable and they too carry the virus

UPE threatens to strike

UPE gave an ultimatum until Monday

Headmaster threatened after Covid-19 case reported at school – UPE

The Union for Professional Workers - Voice of the Workers (UPE) is taking necessary actions after a school headmaster was threatened following the news that a positive coronavirus case was detected among the school community.

UPE urges govt to shut down schools

The UPE described the coronavirus cases in schools as alarming.

Tourism sector should not bear the brunt of Abela’s irresponsible behaviour...

Opposition leader Bernard Grech meets with MHRA and UPE

“Reconsider the opening of schools” – UPE

Bodies react to COVID-19 allegations in schools

‘Preventative quarantine measures in different schools as COVID-19 cases registered’ –...

In a statement on Facebook the UPE said that as a result the members of staff are being put on preventative quarantine.

Judicial protest filed against MUT and UPE; MUT reacts

In the judicial protest Dr Andre Borg is requesting that both unions stop what he described as ‘militant behaviour’ and instead embrace the common interest with immediate effect.

UPE registers industrial dispute over reopening of schools

The Union of Professional Educators - Voice of the Workers has registered an industrial dispute with the Education Ministry over the reopening of schools scheduled to take place on Monday, insisting that this was not viable in light of the high number of Covid-19 cases being reported.