First strike for youth workers

20th February 2004 at 00:00
The Community and Youth Workers' Union has voted for strike action for the first time in its 66-year history. The union is threatening action over its claim for a pay rise of more than 3 per cent for youth workers achieving a new advanced practitioner senior grade. It will attempt to reach an agreement with employers during talks on March 2.

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