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Black members’ concerns raised in Scottish Parliament

Black members’ concerns raised in Scottish Parliament
Michael Richardson, branch equalities officer and Ian Mullen, branch health & safety officer are working ... Read More

Safety Guide: Safe return to schools and early years

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UNISON stress we need risk assessments, staff training and clear guidance on safe working practices ... Read More
/ children and families, News

Edinburgh UNISON supports furloughed staff and says City Council needs long term investment

Edinburgh UNISON supports furloughed staff and says City Council needs long term investment
As the City of Edinburgh Council announces 500 staff will go on furlough, UNISON ... Read More
/ coronavirus, News, Press release

Step up, stand up and speak out against racism

Step up, stand up and speak out against racism
The last couple of weeks have been a critical time in highlighting the struggle against ... Read More

Communities & Families – Online Meeting

Communities & Families - Online Meeting
For those returning to work – or working alongside colleagues as they come back into ... Read More

#BlackLivesMatter

#BlackLivesMatter
UNISON branch officers took some time during their weekly call to remember George Floyd. George ... Read More

Equalities Update

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Your June Equalities Update is now available online covering:
  •  LGBT+ members
  •  Black members
  •  Disabled ... Read More

Help defeat COVID19 by becoming a health and safety rep

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CORONAVIRUS Education staff: Why not think about becoming a health and safety rep. in your ... Read More