Talks aimed at settling the long-running Derby City Council school support staff strike are to be held tomorrow (Thursday). Negotiations through the conciliation service ACAS will happen at the request of UNISON as it seeks to reach an agreement to end the nine-month dispute. School support staff will be staging a sit-in today, (Wednesday) in […]
Leaflet setting out all the specialist and generic benefits to school support staff of belonging to UNISON.
More than half (52%) of school support staff across the UK have experienced stress, anxiety or depression as they struggle to cope with their workloads, according to a new survey published today (Tuesday) by UNISON. Two-fifths (41.5%) of those who took part in the survey said they had difficulty in completing their work, and more […]
More than 140,000 people have signed a petition against forcing all local authority schools to become academies – why not join them?
Durham teaching assistants – who have just one week left to vote for strike action in the long-running dispute over cuts to their pay – are to hold a major rally today (Thursday). Durham County Council is proposing to move teaching assistants to term-time pay, and extend the working week without paying for any extra […]
Neath Port Talbot set to pay as registration fees for school support staff as UNISON campaign continues
General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR): factsheet for school support staff. Sets out your responsibilities and what to do if things go wrong.
Supporting pupils at school with medical conditions – branch advice on statutory guidance (England). Also useful as guidance for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. A4 booklet.
Poster setting out all the specialist and generic benefits to school support staff of belonging to UNISON.
General secretary pledges support as 1,200 Co Durham teaching assistants rally on second day of strike
Schools affected across the city as 500 protest outside Council House over imposed changes to contracts