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UNISON says Westminster government “could learn from Scotland” over NHS pay rise

UNISON has responded to the announcement that the Scottish government has made a pay offer to NHS workers, saying the Westminster government should be “shamed into following the ...
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UNISON Unite

Unions respond to impact report on “sub-standard” Test and Trace programme

Unite and UNISON have today criticised the government’s spending on the NHS Test and Trace programme, which was found to have had “no clear impact”. MPs today warned ...
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NEU UNISON Unite USDAW

“Missed opportunity” – Unions respond to Rishi Sunak’s Budget

Trade unions have responded to today’s Budget statement by Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak, with some calling it a “failure”, “short-sighted” and a “missed opportunity”. Chancellor Rishi ...
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Bectu NASUWT NEU TUC UNISON Unite USDAW

Unions hold online rally for workers’ interests ahead of tomorrow’s Budget

Trade unions are joining forces for an online rally this evening to highlight the needs of workers ahead of the Budget tomorrow. The TUC have arranged an online ...
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NASUWT NEU UNISON

NASUWT calls for teachers to be vaccinated ahead of schools reopening on 8 March

The education union has reiterated its calls for teachers and other school staff to be given priority for Covid-19 vaccinations, as the government confirms schools will fully reopen ...
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GMB NAHT NASUWT NEU UNISON

Teaching unions say school staff should be prioritised in next phase of Covid vaccinations

In a joint statement, education unions say prioritising vaccination for education staff is the best way to support national effort to reopen all settings. Education organisations and teaching ...
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TUC UNISON Unite

Trade unions urge government to reject “no jab, no job” proposals from employers

Unite, Unison and TUC among unions urging the government to speak out against proposed “no jab, no job” employment contracts. Trade unions have responded to various reports of ...
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Unison survey shows impact of Covid-19 pressures on mental health of hospital staff

Results of a survey published today by Unison shows health staff are suffering severe mental health problems because of the coronavirus pandemic. Health workers across the UK are ...
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GMB UNISON Unite USDAW

Unions join forces to warn government they will fight “tooth and nail” to protect workers’ rights

Unite, GMB and Unison are among the group of 12 major trade unions calling on the Prime Minister to protect rights such as the 48-hour working week following ...
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GMB NASUWT NEU UNISON Unite

Education unions call for clarification on the use of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme for school supply staff

Unions including NASUWT, NEU and Unite have written to the Department for Education “to press for clarification on the operation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) during ...
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