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UNISON members overwhelmingly vote to accept pay offer for council workers

UNISON members overwhelmingly vote to accept pay offer for council workers
UNISON, the largest union in local government, have today informed COSLA that their members have overwhelmingly voted to accept the ... Read More
/ Ballot, News, Pay

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

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THIS BALLOT IS NOW CLOSED - FURTHER DETAILS WILL FOLLOW UNISON is asking for your views on the pay ... Read More
/ News, Pay

A happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year to all our members

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... and especially to those working to keep Edinburgh's essential services going over the holiday. Roads workers, residential care workers ... Read More
/ News

UNISON welcomes improved pay offer for council workers

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COSLA have today tabled an improved pay offer for local government workers, a move which has been welcomed by the ... Read More
/ featured, News, Pay

UNISON withdraws support for Take 5 Risk Assessments

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Your latest Health, Safety & Wellbeing update is now available online
  • Call for re-introduction of health and safety committees
  • ... Read More
/ Health and Safety, News, UNISON News

Preliminary Notice AGM 2019 – Put the date in your diary!

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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 ... Read More
/ Events, News

Winter Fuel Grant Programme 2018/19

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With rising fuel costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they're going to pay this year's ... Read More
/ News, welfare

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