Scotland’s biggest and liveliest public service trade union, representing workers delivering public and related services across Scotland.


Local Govt Pay Online Ballot – call to accept offer

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UNISON is asking for your views on the pay offer that has been put forward by COSLA which is a ... Read More
/ Local Government

UNISON is balloting for strike action at QMU

UNISON Higher Education
Vote now in the strike ballot! The vote closes on January 18th UNISON is balloting its members at Queen Margaret ... Read More
/ Higher Education, News

Capability Scotland Ballot Result

UNISON Scotland Community Sector
UNISON Members voted over Christmas on 2018/19 pay offer. The result was:- 66% rejected the offer 34% accepted the offer ... Read More
/ Community, News

There for You Scottish welfare newsletter – Jan 19

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Happy 2019! It's a New Year and a new There for You newsletter! UNISON Scotland's Welfare Newsletter has had a ... Read More
/ Welfare

CCTV in Additional Support Needs Schools

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There is no doubt that the needs of children and young people with additional support needs (ASN) are not being ... Read More
/ Responses

Queen Margaret University strike ballot opens today

UNISON Higher Education
There is a live threat of compulsory redundancies at Queen Margaret University. Until that threat is lifted, UNISON members must ... Read More
/ Higher Education, News

Communications Awards

City of Edinburgh
UNISON Scotland's communications awards are open to all UNISON branches and self-organised groups in Scotland. It is just a bit ... Read More
/ Communications

Mike Kirby’s festive message: We showed once again the importance of trade unions

Mike Kirby, UNISON Scottish Secretary
2018 was a significant year and we should be rightly proud of the role UNISON played in defending public services, ... Read More
/ News
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Local Govt Pay Online Ballot – call to accept offer

thumbnail of SLG Second Pay Ballot Cons FAQs 140119
UNISON is asking for your views on the pay offer that has been put forward by COSLA which is a ... Read More
/ Local Government

There for You Scottish welfare newsletter – Jan 19

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Happy 2019! It's a New Year and a new There for You newsletter! UNISON Scotland's Welfare Newsletter has had a ... Read More
/ Welfare

CCTV in Additional Support Needs Schools

thumbnail of Petition 1709 CCTV in schools Dec 2018
There is no doubt that the needs of children and young people with additional support needs (ASN) are not being ... Read More
/ Responses

A Happy Christmas and Peaceful New Year to all our members

Christmas tree
… and especially to those working to keep Scotland’s essential services going over the holiday. See also, Scottish Secretary Mike ... Read More
/ Uncategorized

Get help with winter fuel bills

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UNISON’s welfare charity There for You is once again making grants available to help low paid members meet winter fuel ... Read More
/ Welfare

Fair Work Charter for Severe Weather

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A new Fair Work Charter for Severe Weather has been published by the Scottish Government. This has been developed jointly ... Read More
/ Briefings

Sao Paulo Appeal 2019

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Following the Scottish International Committee delegation to Brazil in 2017, we are renewing our Appeal, launched in 2018, to raise ... Read More
/ International

UNISON and Cornerstone to meet at ACAS on pay

Cornerstone talks at ACAS
UNISON is delighted to announce that ACAS has confirmed that Cornerstone has agreed to meet with us on pay. This ... Read More
/ Community