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Pay justice for school and council workers

UNISON wants pay justice for everyone working in schools and local government.


Let us work for a better future: drop the Trade Union Bill

The Trade Union Bill currently before Parliament is unfair, unnecessary and undemocratic. MPs need to focus on the real problems the country faces and talk to us about how we can work together for a better future.

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The Living Wage

The idea behind a living wage is very simple: that a person should be paid enough to live decently and to adequately provide for their family. At its heart is an ethical argument for preventing in-work poverty and ensuring workers are not exploited through low wages.

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Stars in our schools

Celebrate stars in our schools on 27 November 2015 Stars in our Schools is a celebration of school support staff. UNISON has organised the day to celebrate the wonderful work they do every day and to make sure the world knows just how vital they are to children’s education.  

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Save Care Now

The current system of homecare is failing the people who receive it and the people who provide it. UNISON is campaigning for more funding and better quality homecare services. Visit the Save Care Now campaign website.

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Stop TTIP (and other harmful EU Trade Agreements)

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a proposed trade deal between the EU and US that presents a profound threat to public services.

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Save Our Local Services

Council services are with you in the good times – births, marriages, leisure, learning – and the bad times – illness, floods, abuse, homelessness. But now the services that were built up over many years to make your community a decent and safe place to live are being dismantled.