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Court of Appeal finds in favour of UNISON in holiday pay dispute

NHS workers who do overtime on a regular basis or frequently work beyond their normal shifts should now have these extra hours taken into account when their holiday pay is calculated, as a result of a landmark court victory by UNISON today (Monday). The Court of Appeal judgment found in favour of a paramedic and […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Pay rise victory for privatised NHS workers

Catering workers at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have won their pay battle after two days of strike action, says UNISON. Their employer Sodexo had previously refused to give its workers the same pay rise as the one agreed last year for health staff directly employed by the NHS. But after two days […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

New pay progression system for England

Guide for staff side union representatives. As part of the 2018 NHS pay framework agreement a new pay progression system will come into effect on 1 April 2019. This will apply to new starters and those promoted to a new role on or after 1 April 2019.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Joint trade union leaflet on pay

A joint trade union leaflet outlining the proposed three year pay deal for the NHS in England

Media on the UNISON National site.

Sunshine and showers – April’s highlights

Full details of the deal are available here, where you can also find our pay calculator to find out exactly how your pay will be affected. The ballot is open now and closes at 5pm on […]

Article, Magazine on the UNISON National site.

10 reasons to support the proposed NHS pay deal joint union leaflet – Spanish version

Joint unions leaflet outlining 10 reasons to accept the proposed NHS pay deal. Spanish version.
PDF only

Media on the UNISON National site.

NHS needs £280m or the government will be breaking minimum wage laws

The government needs to inject £280m into the NHS by the end of the decade, or ministers will breach minimum wage laws, unions warn

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

NI minister imposes NHS pay award

UNISON refutes minister Simon Hamilton’s claim for trade union non-engagment on NHS pay

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Start of ballot of NHS workers in England

Date
27 August 2014 11:00pm–10:59pm
Location
England

UNISON is balloting its 300,000 NHS members in England for strike action. The ballot is in response to the government’s decision to deny 60% of NHS staff and 70% of nurses a pay rise for the next two years.

Event on the UNISON National site.

Welsh NHS strike suspended after new new proposals put forward

UNISON Cymru/Wales it to consult members in the NHS on new proposals put forward by the Welsh government

Article on the UNISON National site.

NHS Wales strike materials now available

New materials for the Welsh NHS strike are now available

Article on the UNISON National site.

Cake and support: public backs NHS strike

Reports from around the picket lines, the internet and a new opinion poll show public backing for action by health workers in England

Article on the UNISON National site.

Labour needs to support the millions who are its ‘betrayed base’

‘This coalition boasts that the economy is growing by over 3%, but claims there is no money for our members – where is the money going?’

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to launch public services manifesto

With less than a year to go to the general election, UNISON is launching its manifesto for public services

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Burnham says NHS pay offer is an insult

Labour’s shadow health secretary, Andy Burnham, met protestors in Liverpool to discuss the question of NHS pay today

Article on the UNISON National site.