Questions and Answers

Local Govt Pay Online Ballot – call to accept offer – Video

UNISON is asking for your views on the pay offer that has been put forward by COSLA which is a ...
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A happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year to all our members

... and especially to those working to keep Edinburgh's essential services going over the holiday. Roads workers, residential care workers ...
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UNISON welcomes improved pay offer for council workers

COSLA have today tabled an improved pay offer for local government workers, a move which has been welcomed by the ...
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UNISON withdraws support for Take 5 Risk Assessments

Your latest Health, Safety & Wellbeing update is now available online Call for re-introduction of health and safety committees UNISON ...
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Preliminary Notice AGM 2019 – Put the date in your diary!

The Branch Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 21st February 2019 in the Augustine Church, 41-43 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh.  It is ...
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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 ...
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 ...
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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...