Across all our regions, throughout the month of GROvember, UNISON activists have been spreading the message that we’re #strongertogether
Growing our union is about ambition, confidence and visibility. UNISON members value us more when they see us regularly – and around the clock – in their workplaces.
Any deal that fails to protect public services, defend rights at work and avoid a hard border in Ireland is a deal that’s bad for all of us
General secretary writes to Turkish ambassador over murder of trade union leader
UNISON publishes new guidance for branches, and a model letter to public-service employers, as pilot scheme is rolled out across the UK in November, based on employment
Help make the union more visible during Grovember and your branch could win £500
A group campaigning to save five council-run nurseries in Salford has joined up with campaigners from across the country at a rally in Salford.
Consultative ballot sees 79% vote against 3% offer and 67% vote in in favour of moving to industrial action
Whether they’re catering staff or teaching assistants, cleaners or administrative workers, without them schools couldn’t open every morning. They deserve our thanks and to know just how valuable their work is to all of us.
This is completely unacceptable. Care workers should be able to focus on delivering compassionate care, and shouldn’t have to worry about losing pay or losing their jobs. Never mind pay cuts, they should be receiving far better pay for the vital work they do – and as vital workers who provide dignity and respect for our loved ones, the very least they deserve is dignity and respect in return from those who pay their wages.
University of Bradford climbs down on redundancy numbers the week after four-day strike
Responding to the latest figures from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) on the numbers joining and leaving its register, UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said: “The increase in nurses and midwives joining is woefully short of what’s needed. “It’s yet more evidence that committed funding for nursing degree apprenticeships is vital. “Support staff, including healthcare […]
University of Leicester security workers’ petition attracts nearly 1,000 signatures in days – why not add your support?