UNISON is the trade union representing staff in Aberdeenshire Council, various voluntary and community organisations, and other public sector employers.

Branch calls on members to write to leader of the council to support a fair pay rise

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As UNISON's Scottish local government members move towards an industrial action ballot, the branch has emailed all our members in ...
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/ News, pay, Pay

Aberdeenshire Council must value and reward staff as UNISON survey shows high Covid stress amongst members

Aberdeenshire Council must value and reward staff as UNISON survey shows high Covid stress amongst members
The branch will raise with Aberdeenshire Council the serious concerns highlighted by branch members in UNISON Scotland’s “One Year of ...
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/ Covid-19, News, pay, Pay, survey

Training event on SSSC for social care workers in the community and voluntary sector

Training event on SSSC for social care workers in the community and voluntary sector
Aberdeenshire UNISON has organised training on the SSSC for all CVS Social Care Workers, whether or not you are a ...
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Talking compassionately about mental health challenges: Ending stigma, developing healthy relationships – 9th June at 6pm

Talking compassionately about mental health challenges: Ending stigma, developing healthy relationships - 9th June at 6pm
The branch is hosting an online event on mental health and challenging the stigma around it. Organised by Disabled Members' ...
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Join the North East celebration of IDAHOBIT Day on 17th May 7-8.30pm

Join the North East celebration of IDAHOBIT Day on 17th May 7-8.30pm
North East Scotland LGBT+ Group is hosting an online event for the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOBIT) ...
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/ Equalities, Equalities, Events, LGBT, News

UNISON prepares for industrial action ballot of local government members

UNISON prepares for industrial action ballot of local government members
UNISON is beginning preparations for a formal industrial action ballot of our members in local government over pay. The move ...
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/ Ballot, Campaigns, News, pay, Pay, Worth It

Please come along to our next women’s group meeting 11th May at 6pm

Please come along to our next women's group meeting 11th May at 6pm
The branch is holding an online woman's event on Tuesday 11th May at 6-7pm. Kate Ramsden, branch co-chair and NEC ...
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Watch out for your postal ballot and make sure you VOTE for your NEC members

Watch out for your postal ballot and make sure you VOTE for your NEC members
The branch is calling on all members to vote in this year’s elections to the national executive council (NEC). Voting ...
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/ Ballot, News

Local government members vote overwhelmingly to reject pay offer and for strike action

Local government members vote overwhelmingly to reject pay offer and for strike action
UNISON Scotland members in local government have voted overwhelmingly to reject COSLA’s current pay offer and in favour of taking ...
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/ Ballot, Campaigns, News, pay, Pay, Poverty

Fighting racism in the workplace – UN Anti-racism day event

Fighting racism in the workplace - UN Anti-racism day event
The branch hosted a very successful and well-attended online event, "Fighting Racism in the Workplace" on the eve of UN ...
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