Welcome to UNISON Highland Branch Website

UNISON Highland Branch represents Highland Council Staff, Further Education Support Staff,  Highlife Highland, Bear Scotland and Community and Voluntary Organisations in and around Highlands and Islands.  We negotiate with employers on pay, terms and conditions, and assist members with work issues including grievances and disciplinary, bullying, and health and safety matters.

 

UNISON is Britain's biggest public service union, representing more than 1.3 million people across the UK's public services.

 

On this site you can:

 

  • get help and advice
  • contact the branch office
  • find out about joining UNISON
  • check up on branch news and events
  • update your membership details
  • connect to UNISON nationally and other useful links

If you have any suggestions or there is anything in particular you would like to see on the website please send an email to the  Web Manager



Please find a link below to the Spring  issue of Futures, the newsletter for people who care about public services.

 

Here is a link to it on the UNISON Scotland website.

 

http://www.unison-scotland.org.uk/publicworks/PublicServiceFutures08_Spring2014.pdf

 

 

E-MAIL ADDRESS DETAILS

 

HI ALL, THE BRANCH OFFICE IS TRYING TO UPDATE MEMBERS E-MAIL ADDRESSES. IF YOU HAVE NOT INFORMED THE OFFICE OF YOUR ADDRESS OR HAVE CHANGED ADDRESSES COULD YOU PLEASE LET THE OFFICE KNOW, EITHER BY USING THE CONTACT FORM, OR PHONING ON 01463 715891.

 

MANY THANKS

The amount you pay to join depends on your salary, please see the table below for the monthly cost:

 

Annual salary

Monthly cost

Up to £2,000

£1.30

£2,001 - £5,000

£3.50

£5,001 - £8,000

£5.30

£8,001 - £11,000

£6.60

£11,001 - £14,000

£7.85

£14,001 - £17,000

£9.70

£17,001 - £20,000

£11.50

£20,001 - £25,000

£14.00

£25,001 - £30,000

£17.25

£30,001 - £35,000

£20.30

Over £35,000

£22.50



Northern Ireland membership rates do not have contributions towards political funds and start from £1.22 a month.