New era for school support staff in Wales

All learning support staff in Wales must now be registered with the Education Workforce Council

Neath Port Talbot becomes latest Welsh council to agree to pay fees

Neath Port Talbot set to pay as registration fees for school support staff as UNISON campaign continues

Gwynedd council to pay school assistant fees

UNISON Cymry / Wales lobbying sees seventh council agree to pay new annual registration fees for school staff

Glamorgan decision on learning support registration fees welcomed

Learning support workers or teaching assistants do all those vital but unheralded jobs in our schools

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Nurses and midwives alerted to re-registration changes

UNISON is urging nurses and midwives to renew their registration to the NMC early as changes are enacted

Nursing and Midwifery Council: recently concluded cases

NMC v Nurse This was a multiple registrant case relating to the death of the same patients and a hearing was set for several weeks. The only nurse who was represented by UNISON avoided the lengthy hearing and extensive negative press coverage by following UNISON advice to accept current impairment and show insight in to […]

HCPC v Social worker

A social worker was referred on several charges including one of dishonesty.

Health and Care Professions Council: recently concluded cases

HCPC v Social worker A social worker was referred on several charges including one of dishonesty. If they were not represented it is quite possible that all the facts, misconduct and impairment would have been found and they would have been subject to a sanction. But, fortunately, the registrant was a UNISON member and was […]