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Ballot result

Members overwhelmingly reject pay offer and vote to move towards strike action

UPDATE: Local government branches will meet on 30 November to plan the next steps: UNISON Scotland’s local government members have ... Read More
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Winter Fuel Grant Programme 2018/19

With rising fuel costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they're going to pay this year's ... Read More
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St Andrew's Day March and Rally 2018

St Andrew’s Day March and Rally 2018

The Annual STUC St Andrew's Day march and rally will be held on Saturday 24th November 2018 in Glasgow.  The ... Read More
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Don't levae it too late to join UNISON

Registered with SSSC? – Don’t leave it too late to join UNISON

The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) Newsletter is reminding people "Don’t leave it too late to join a union" as ... Read More
/ Health and Social Care, News, Social Work
Unions call for action as surveys show level of violence towards staff in Edinburgh schools and classes

Unions call for action as surveys show level of violence towards staff in Edinburgh schools and classes

UNISON and EIS surveys published today paint a bleak picture of the violence in Edinburgh’s schools and classes suffered by ... Read More
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Win prizes with UNISON

Win prizes and save money during November with UNISON!

UNISON has turned November into Grovember. We’re welcoming new members to Britain’s biggest union – and thanking existing members – ... Read More
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Why you should reject the pay offer

The ballot is now closed. UNISON's call for you to reject the 2018 pay offer is about fairness for the ... Read More
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Online pay ballot – vote NOW before 5pm on 7 Nov.

The ballot is now closed. PAY BALLOT 2018 - PLEASE USE YOUR VOTE UNISON Scotland is calling on Local Government ... Read More
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