UNISON is the trade union representing staff in Aberdeenshire Council, various voluntary and community organisations, and other public sector employers.

Kate Ramsden

Stop the huge rises in SSSC fees for Scottish care workers and social workers

UNISON, Scotland’s largest public service union, has hit out after an announcement by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) to ...
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Deborah Clarke

Cornerstone recognition agreement returns negotiating rights to UNISON

UNISON has signed the Joint Negotiation and Consultation Committee (JNCC) Terms of Reference: Collective Bargaining with Cornerstone. Despite having a ...
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Fair Pay

Pay offer upped slightly but employers asked to think again

Union negotiators met CoSLA in the Steering Group on 14th February to start negotiations on pay. Branch secretary and UNISON ...
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AGM Motions 2017

AGM Motions 2017

MOTION 1: Honoraria The Branch propose to pay the Treasurer the sum of £1287.90 in respect of the sterling work ...
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Fair Pay

Pay Update 24th January 2017 – UNISON urges councils to agree decent pay rise now

Aberdeenshire UNISON branch, along with all the other council branches in Scotland, will be writing to the leaders of our ...
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Hard Lessons

Support staff struggling to maintain standards for pupils because of cuts, says UNISON’s “Hard Lessons” report

Lack of time, resources and heavy workloads mean support staff are struggling to maintain standards for pupils in Scotland. That ...
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AGM voting

Come along to the aggregate AGMs on Weds 8th and 15th February. All members welcome.

All branch members are invited to attend the branch aggregate 2017 AGM at one of three meetings. There will be ...
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Fair Pay Poster

No happy new year for Local Government Workers

UNISON has slammed Scottish council employers after they have failed to respond to a pay claim lodged by unions in ...
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