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Pay leaflet

UNISON Scotland local government pay ballot now open – don’t forget to vote

The pay ballot for UNISON council workers opens today until 30th May 2017. We are calling on all our members ...
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Pay 2017

UNISON members to be balloted for industrial action – Voting opens 11 May & closes 30 May

A letter has been sent out to all members urging members to vote YES for industrial action in support of ...
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Pay 2017

Members overwhelmingly reject pay offer – UNISON to ballot on industrial action

UNISON will ballot 70,000 local government members across every local authority in Scotland on industrial action. The decision was announced ...
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NEC Elections 2017 Please use your vote for the NEC – Branch nominations

Ballot papers will begin to land on doormats from 3rd to 28th April for the elections to UNISON's national ruling ...
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Local Governmenr elections

Local Government Election 5th May 2017 – Branch writes to candidates to ask – Will you support public services and workers’ rights?

The Scottish local government elections take place on Thursday 4 May 2017. Local government has borne the brunt of austerity ...
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Online consultation on Pay Offer - Vote to REJECT

Online consultation on Pay Offer – Vote to REJECT

UNISON will be balloting members on the employers' latest pay offer via an online forum for the first time ever ...
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Pay 2017

UNISON Scotland Local Government Committee to consult on new pay offer with recommendation to REJECT

Local government employers have tabled a final pay offer and UNISON will now consult members on their views with a recommendation ...
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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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