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


Scotland’s environmental health services reach ‘tipping point’, says UNISON

Press Release
UNISON, Scotland’s largest union, has today (Tuesday 20 November) warned that swingeing cuts to environmental health departments have reached ‘tipping ... Read More

Trade unions urge Derek Mackay to talks to avert strike action in Local Government

Press Release
UNISON, Unite and the GMB write a joint letter to Derek Mackay, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, the Economy & Fair ... Read More
/ Local Government, News, Press release

St Andrew’s Day rallies 24 Nov: Still We Rise: Internationalism, Freedom, Justice

St Andrew's Day Rallies
The STUC St. Andrew's Day Anti-Racism March & Rally will take place on Saturday 24th November in Glasgow organised by ... Read More
/ Anti Racism

Universal Credit & Welfare Briefing

Universal Credit & Welfare Briefing
Scott Donohoe, Chair of UNISON's Scottish Housing Issues & Welfare Group, brought branch welfare officers up to date at their ... Read More
/ Welfare

UNISON Jobs: Area Organiser – Glasgow – Fixed term – Closing Date 4 December 2018

UNISON Jobs
Area Organiser (Fixed term - maternity cover up to 24 May 2019) Based in Glasgow Starting salary £39,556 per annum ... Read More
/ Jobs in UNISON

Scotland in UNISON No 134 November 2018

Scotland in UNISON 134 November 2018
Biggest equal pay strike ever - Ten thousand marched through Glasgow on the first strike day; Tide turning as 92% ... Read More
/ News, Scotland in UNISON

Huge vote to reject council pay offer

Pay Ballot Result
Thank you to all members and activists who voted in the recent pay ballot and for all your hard work ... Read More
/ Local Government, News

UNISON overwhelmingly reject pay offer and vote to move towards strike action.

Press Release
UNISON Scotland’s local government members have overwhelmingly voted to reject their employer’s pay offer (CoSLA) of 3% for workers earning ... Read More
/ Local Government, News, Press release
More news…
Resources

St Andrew’s Day rallies 24 Nov: Still We Rise: Internationalism, Freedom, Justice

St Andrew's Day Rallies
The STUC St. Andrew's Day Anti-Racism March & Rally will take place on Saturday 24th November in Glasgow organised by ... Read More
/ Anti Racism

Universal Credit & Welfare Briefing

Universal Credit & Welfare Briefing
Scott Donohoe, Chair of UNISON's Scottish Housing Issues & Welfare Group, brought branch welfare officers up to date at their ... Read More
/ Welfare

UNISON Jobs: Area Organiser – Glasgow – Fixed term – Closing Date 4 December 2018

UNISON Jobs
Area Organiser (Fixed term - maternity cover up to 24 May 2019) Based in Glasgow Starting salary £39,556 per annum ... Read More
/ Jobs in UNISON

Organise 18 – New venue and more places available

thumbnail of ORGANISE 18
Organise 18 is UNISON Scotland's Organising Convention - the next stage in the process of building power in UNISON workplaces ... Read More
/ Learning

Briefing 103 – UK Budget 2018 Implications for Scotland

thumbnail of Policy Briefing 103 – UK Budget 2018
The UK Government budget may not be quite as important for UNISON members as it used to be – but ... Read More
/ Briefings

Local Governance Review Events

thumbnail of ebrief local governance review November 2018
The Scottish government and COSLA launched a Local Governance Review in December 2017. This is a review of all public ... Read More
/ Briefings

Council Connections November 2018

thumbnail of Council Connections November 18
This is the latest edition of our Council Connections newsletter. All the news for those who care about local government ... Read More

Havana Glasgow Film Festival: 7-11 Nov

Havana Glasgow Film Festival: 7-11 Nov
UNISON is once again supporting the Havana Glasgow Film Festival, which runs from 7-11 November. Here’s a trailer for the ... Read More
/ International