UNISON Survey Highlights Extent of Youth Employment

Young workers, including those of school age, are doing jobs similar to adult workers, but without the same wage protection, according to a study released today (15 January) by the UK

Teaching Assistant Agreement Gets 9 Out of 10

UNISON Calls For Better, Safer, More Accessible Public Transport

Now that the 10 Year Transport Plan has all but collapsed the prospect for better public transport looks bleak – this is the stark warning being made by Keith Sonnet, Deputy General Secretary of UNISON, at its transport seminar in London tomorrow (Wednesday 15 January). The union will argue that the key to getting people moving as efficiently as possible is building public confidence and that means more, cheaper and passenger friendly buses and trains alongside safer roads.

30% of Teaching Assistants Regularly Take Classes Says UNISON

UNISON, the biggest union in education representing 250,000 schools staff, said today that 30% of teaching assistants regularly take whole classes without a teacher being present and over 15% are asked to provide cover for teacher absences.

UNISON Claims Poor Planning Putting Extra NHS Funding at Risk

UNISON, the UK

Cuts in Junior Doctors’ Hours – UNISON Reaction

UNISON Airs Views on Airport Expansion Plans

UNISON, the UK

UNISON urges government to steer clear of private sector managing NHS hospitals

UNISON, the UK

UNISON disappointed by NUT survey on teaching assistants

UNISON, the UK

UNISON Brands Green Paper a Missed Opportunity for Bold Pensions Overhaul

UNISON, the UK

UNISON to appeal traffic warden ad decision

UNISON today lodged an appeal against a decision by the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) that an advertisement featuring a traffic warden

UNISON warns council inspection process a misuse of time and money

UNISON, the UK

Foundation hospitals could lead to two-tier service, warns UNISON

Creating elite foundation hospitals runs the risk of creating poor relations in the surrounding Trusts, says UNISON.

UNISON Says Stock Transfer Proposal in Birmingham an Insult to Tenants

UNISON, the UK

UNISON Calls for Investment to End Fire-Fighters Dispute

The National Executive Council (NEC) of UNISON, the UK