Conference

UNISON will organise for the participation of low paid women

Women make up 75% of our UNISON membership with many of them working in low paid jobs, yet the percentage

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Press Release
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Low-paid women will welcome MSPs equality plan, says UNISON

UNISON Scotland has welcomed the Scottish Government’s report on pay equality and says it gives hope to low-paid women. The

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UNISON welcomes introduction of Scottish Living Wage for social care

UNISON welcomes the Scottish Government commitment to introduce the Scottish Living Wage across the social care sector in Scotland, from

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Briefings

Briefing 076 Bargaining – Pay – May 2016

KEY POINTS: Pay in Scotland has fallen 12% in real terms since 2011 If it has risen in line with

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Pay all care workers living wage, says UNISON

UNISON is calling on all employers to pay the living wage to care workers and all councils to adopt UNISON’s

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Better than Zero demo
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Young workers worth ‘better than zero’

#STUC16 Young members were joined by other STUC delegates and TUC president Liz Snape in demonstrating for ‘Better than Zero’ workers’

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Responses

Early Learning and Childcare 1140 Hours expansion

Response to the Scottish Government Consultation on its programme of trials regarding its commitment to expand childcare to 1140 hours

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Branches Health News

UNISON secures end of low pay deal for NHS staff in Lanarkshire

UNISON, the largest union in NHS Lanarkshire, is working with NHS Board to raise the wages of its lowest paid

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Argyll and Bute UNISON achieve end to ‘zero hours’ contracts

Date: Friday 29 January 2016 Against a background of budget cuts and job losses UNISON, the union for council workers

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UNISON hails historic pay deal for further education support staff in Scotland

Date: Friday 22 January 2016 UNISON has led negotiations to achieve the first ever national pay rise for over four

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