Contact

If you have a work problem or query, in the first instance get in touch with your Aberdeenshire UNISON branch steward. You’ll get information about who’s who further down this page.

  • write to: Aberdeenshire UNISON,
    Area Resource Centre,
    7 Alford Place,
    Aberdeen, AB10 1YD
  • email: click here to contact us by email
  • UNISON direct 0800 0857 857
  • Area Resource Centre in Aberdeen 01224 620624

Who’s Who?
Feb 2017-18

Kate Ramsden Chair: Kate Ramsden is our Chair and can be contacted by email on kate.ramsden or by phone on 01467 628282
Steve Gray Vice-chair: Steve Gray is our vice-chair. He can be contacted via the Branch Resource Centre on 01224 620624
Inez Teece
Secretary: Inez Teece is our branch secretary and can be contacted by e-mail: inez.teece or by phone 01224 620624
Assistant Secretary: Bill Edwards deals with a range of service conditions issues across a range of services and employers. He can be contacted by e-mail: william.edwards or by phone on 01224 620624
Assistant Secretary : Susan Kennedy is our second Assistant Branch Secretary. Susan can be contacted via the Branch Resource Centre on 01224 620624
Morag Lawrence Education Officer: Morag Lawrence is our Education Officer. The education officer is responsible for ensuring that we are all informed about the training opportunities that are available through UNISON. There are a number of different course out there. Click here to find out about options for education and lifelong learning.
Communications Officer : Kate Ramsden is based in Inverurie. Kate can be contacted by e-mail: kate.ramsden or by phone on 01467 628282. Kate is also the webmanager.
Magazine Editor: Morag Lawrence is based at Woodhill House and can be contacted by email: morag.lawrence  Click here to see the branch magazine UNISON Matters.
Treasurer: Ann Gray is our treasurer. Ann can be contacted via the Branch Resource Centre on 01224 620624
Richard Lawrence Health and safety officer: The branch has two health and safety officers sharing the post.
This is Richard Lawrence. He can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224 620624. Click here for Health and Safety information.
Health and safety officer: This is Tricia Morrison. She can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224 620624. Click here for Health and Safety information.
Health and safety rep: Helen Kelly is a Health and Safety rep and is based at Mearns Academy. She can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224 620624. Click here for Health and Safety information.
Recruitment Officer: Steve Gray is our Branch development co-ordinator. Steve can be contacted via the Branch Resource Centre on 01224 620624
Welfare Officer: Vacancy. Ask your steward for any welfare advice. Click here for welfare information.
Equalities Officer: Kathleen Kennedy is our equalities officer. She can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224 620624.
International Officer: Bob Slessor is our International Officer. He can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224 620624.
Young members’ officer: Vacancy
Labourlink officer: Kate Ramsden is the current Labourlink Officer for those in the branch who pay into the Affiliated Political Fund (APF).
Retired members’ officer: Our retired member’s officer is ex-Branch Secretary Bob Revie. Bob can be contacted via the Area resource centre by phone on 01224 620624.
Cornerstone Convener: James Kelly is the Cornerstone Convener. He is based in Glasgow and can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224620624.
Pensions’ Champion: Morag Lawrence is our Pensions Champion. She is based at Woodhill House and can be contacted by email: morag.lawrence
Full Time Officer: Simon Watson is our regional organiser (RO). He has only recently been appointed as UNISON RO but he has worked for a long time as a National Officer in UNISON for the Community and Voluntary sector. Simon can be contacted via the UNISON Resource Centre on 01224620624.