News and press releases

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
Events, News /

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
children and families, nofront, survey /

UNISON and EIS violence at work presentation

Click on the graphic for the presentation. Click here for more details ... Read More
children and families, nofront, survey /

Evening News: Violence in schools now seen as just part of the job

Read the full story at: https://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/education/violence-in-schools-now-seen-as-just-part-of-the-job-1-4830210 ... Read More
Health and Social Care, News, Social Work /

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
nofront, survey, Uncategorized /

Evening News: Third of Edinburgh nursery nurses ‘feel unsafe’ at work, violence survey finds

Read the full story at: https://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/third-of-edinburgh-nursery-nurses-feel-unsafe-at-work-violence-survey-finds-1-4829632 ... Read More
featured, News, Pay /

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
featured, News /

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