Council and School staff members vote to reject unfair LG pay offer

Council and School Staff Members were contacted by UNISON to ask if they wanted to accept or reject the local government employers’ offer of a 1.75% pay rise, for council and school workers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We received the results and 79% of...

Unison celebrates Black History Month

October is a time to recognise and celebrate the achievements of Black people. This month also provides an opportunity to learn about the impact of Black history. Hear how Black History Month means so much more to our members.  Watch the video Dress and hair as...

2022 Organising Stewards & Health and Safety Stage 1 Training

As you know UNISON really relies on members to come forward and volunteer to become a Workplace Rep / Union Steward or Health & Safety Rep to keep our Branch informed about what’s going on locally. If you’ve ever toyed with the idea, please feel free to contact...

11th Hour Update on Vaccine Mandate in Care Homes

From November 2021 there will be a new legal requirement for staff working in care home settings in England to demonstrate proof of COVID- 19 vaccination.   In addition to care home workers, other groups of UNISON members who visit care homes such as social workers...