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Ovo threatened job losses – update from Gillian Bannatyne (Thu, 27 Jan 2022)
This short video from Gillian Bannatyne – UNISON’s lead negotiator for energy – is to update our members on the The post Ovo threatened job losses – update from Gillian Bannatyne appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Winter fuel grant programme (Thu, 27 Jan 2022)
UNISON’s winter fuel grant programme will open for applications on Monday 31 January 2022. It offers grants of up to The post Winter fuel grant programme appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Communications awards 2020/2022 (Tue, 25 Jan 2022)
Closing date: 4 March: UNISON communications awards are now open to all UNISON branches and self-organised groups in Scotland. The The post Communications awards 2020/2022 appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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UNISON Week 328 – Local Govt pay claim, Ovo threats, HE Ballot & more (Tue, 25 Jan 2022)
  UNISON Week 328 – Local Govt pay claim, Ovo threats, HE Ballot & more. Read full newsletter here. The post UNISON Week 328 – Local Govt pay claim, Ovo threats, HE Ballot & more appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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2022 Year of Disabled Workers in UNISON (Fri, 21 Jan 2022)
UNISON has dedicated 2022 to a year-long national campaigning and organising strategy to support and celebrate disabled workers. Scotland has The post 2022 Year of Disabled Workers in UNISON appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Local government unions call for a ‘fair and decent’ pay increase as they submit joint pay claim (Tue, 18 Jan 2022)
Local government trade unions have today (Tuesday) submitted a joint pay claim to COSLA calling for a ‘fair and decent’ The post Local government unions call for a ‘fair and decent’ pay increase as they submit joint pay claim appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Local govt workers should not be used as a political football between COSLA and the Scottish Government (Fri, 14 Jan 2022)
UNISON head of local government Johanna Baxter, gave evidence to the Scottish Parliament Committee on local government funding, this week. The post Local govt workers should not be used as a political football between COSLA and the Scottish Government appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Social care staff are being taken for granted once again, says UNISON (Fri, 14 Jan 2022)
UNISON has today (Friday) lambasted a move by the Scottish Government to cover registration fees for new carers only – The post Social care staff are being taken for granted once again, says UNISON appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Ovo job cuts devastating for staff and worrying for consumers, says UNISON (Thu, 13 Jan 2022)
The government can no longer stand idly by and watch as the UK’s energy sector implodes, says UNISON, as it The post Ovo job cuts devastating for staff and worrying for consumers, says UNISON appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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Thank you for everything you have done this year. (Thu, 23 Dec 2021)
Lilian Macer, UNISON Scotland convener, Christmas message to UNISON members and staff: You have continued to deliver the high-quality public The post Thank you for everything you have done this year. appeared first on UNISON Scotland.
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