Briefings

Local Governance Review Events

The Scottish government and COSLA launched a Local Governance Review in December 2017. This is a review of all public

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Press Release
Health and Safety News Press release

UNISON – Scottish government must act as public service workers face more than 40,000 violent incidents every year

Public services union UNISON has called for action from the Scottish Government to “end the aggro” faced by council and

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Press Release
Health Press release

UNISON Response to Monklands Hospital Redevelopment

Health union UNISON has raised a number of concerns with a proposal by NHS Lanarkshire to replace the existing Monklands

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Local Government Responses

Nutritional requirements for food & drink in schools

UNISON has had a longstanding interest in the extremely important role of school meals and nutrition in schools, as part

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Health

NHS Scotland Pay Offer

Online ballot is closed. Thank you to everyone who voted. 94% of UNISON members voted to accept the 3 year

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Briefings

Fairer Scotland Duty

The Fairer Scotland Duty came into force in April this year. The Scottish government has published interim guidance for public

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Health

NHS pay update – Letter to the Cabinet Secretary

UNISON has today (Wednesday) written to Shona Robison MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, calling for immediate action in

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Health

NHS Pay 2018 – Members’ Update

Speaking at the union’s annual health conference in Brighton today (Tuesday, April 17), Chair of the UNISON Scotland health committee,

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Health News

Joint approach needed to tackle NHS vacancies

Congress backed a motion from the newly affiliated Hospital Consultants and Specialists’ Association calling on the Scottish Government to address

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Press Release
Further education News Press release

UNISON calls on Scotland’s largest college to pay workers the Real Living Wage

The City of Glasgow College is to investigate moving the statue of Emily Pankhurst in London to the gates of

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