Search tagged school support staff

School staff win living wage

“We have applied pressure over the years to ensure that all staff were paid the living wage and now that persistence has been rewarded. We endeavour to do our upmost for all members.” […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

CPD workshops with the Open University

We offer a range of shorter workshops, which can be opened up to both members and non-members. Want to find out whether any of these workshops is running near you? Or are you a learning rep who wants to run one of them in your workplace? Contact your regional education team. CPD workshops with the […]

Page on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

From school star to star MP

Fledgling MP Rosie Duffield has a very personal reason for supporting UNISON’s Stars in our Schools celebrations

Magazine, UNISON people on the Magazine site.

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR): factsheet for school support staff

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR): factsheet for school support staff. Sets out your responsibilities and what to do if things go wrong.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Feel undervalued? Tell us more

Please take part in our survey on support staff in public services

Article on the UNISON National site.

Join the Thunderclap for the Stars in Our Schools

Help celebrate our school support staff on social media at noon on 24 November

Article on the UNISON National site.

Supporting pupils at school with medical conditions: branch advice on statutory guidance

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.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Join the experts – UNISON welcomes the whole support staff team – poster

Poster setting out all the specialist and generic benefits to school support staff of belonging to UNISON.

Media on the UNISON National site.

‘We will fight and we will win’ Prentis tells Durham strike rally

General secretary pledges support as 1,200 Co Durham teaching assistants rally on second day of strike

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Derby school support staff strike against pay cuts

Schools affected across the city as 500 protest outside Council House over imposed changes to contracts

Article on the UNISON National site.

Our education system is under sustained attack from Theresa May’s government

If this Tory government really cared about making our country fairer and more prosperous then decent pay for education workers would be one of their top priorities.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Local government executive to explore help for school support staff

Government plans to force all schools in England to become academies are just one issue facing support staff

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Caerphilly joins councils pledging to pay school support staff fees

Caerphilly council’s decision to pay fees comes as a result of an ongoing campaign by UNISON

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

New range of materials available to promote Stars in our Schools campaign

Campaign highlights school support staff, the Stars in our Schools

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

A week with UNISON North West: supporting learning and development for schools staff

During the first week of the summer holidays UNISON North West hosted a full week of short courses for school support staff. A total of 150 teaching assistants, learning support, admin support and midday supervisors enrolled onto a diverse range of workshops throughout the week. Monday 24 July Members started the week with a one […]

Article, Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.