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

Branch slams proposed pay freeze for public sector workers in local government

Branch slams proposed pay freeze for public sector workers in local government
Aberdeenshire UNISON has today (20th November) issued a press release slamming the leaked announcement that the UK Government is proposing ...
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Please join us to celebrate Disability History Month with launch of our Fascinating Facts booklet

Please join us to celebrate Disability History Month with launch of our Fascinating Facts booklet
The branch is inviting all our members, colleagues, friends and families to join us on 3rd December to celebrate Disability ...
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Join us to celebrate Disability History Month 18th November to 18th December

Join us to celebrate Disability History Month 18th November to 18th December
As part of our active equalities agenda, spearheaded by our Equalities Officer, Kathleen Kennedy, the branch is supporting Disability History ...
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Save our services and #PlugTheGap – Join our campaign to protect council services

Save our services and #PlugTheGap - Join our campaign to protect council services
Council workers have been absolutely key during this pandemic as  they have stepped up to go above and beyond to ...
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Please join the online St Andrew’s Day Rally against racism and fascism on Saturday 28th November

Please join the online St Andrew’s Day Rally against racism and fascism on Saturday 28th November
We are calling on all our members and their families and friends to join Aberdeen Trade Union Council's (ATUC) St ...
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Please join COP 26 Trade Union Events 12 to 16 November 2020

Please join COP 26 Trade Union Events 12 to 16 November 2020
The COP 26 Coalition are inviting trade unionists, their families and friends to the From the Ground Up: Global Gathering ...
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Branch Black History Month events – We must challenge racism and value diversity for the benefit of all.

Branch Black History Month events - We must challenge racism and value diversity for the benefit of all.
Aberdeenshire UNISON celebrated Black History Month (BHM) with two virtual events on 30th and 31st October. Organised by Benson Mugyenyi ...
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Join us on Wednesday and ask the candidates for UNISON General Secretary your questions!

Join us on Wednesday and ask the candidates for UNISON General Secretary your questions!
The UNISON General Secretary elections opened on 28th October and close at 5pm on 27th November 2020. If you are ...
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Say no to overwork – please complete short workload survey for social work members

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The branch has issued a survey to all social work members for whom we hold email addresses, to find out ...
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World Menopause Day 18th October – UNISON ensuring women are supported in the workplace

World Menopause Day 18th October - UNISON ensuring women are supported in the workplace
This Sunday, 18 October, is World Menopause Day. This day is to raise awareness of the health issues women face ...
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Branch members’ Writefest success

Branch members' Writefest success
The branch is delighted to report on Writefest, an annual event organised by four qualified librarians, Carol Mitchell (Network Librarian ...
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Just Transition Report – Offshore oil and gas

Offshore report 2020
Oil-Gas-Workers-Report-Final Steve Gray, branch Green champion shares this new report sent by Ryan Morrison, Just Transition Campaigner from Friends of ...
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Branch celebrates Black History Month with two virtual events 30 and 31 October

Branch celebrates Black History Month with two virtual events 30 and 31 October
October is Black History Month - a celebration of the contributions Black People have made to the communities of this ...
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North East, Orkney and Shetland Equalities Newsletter – First issue

North East, Orkney and Shetland Equalities Newsletter - First issue
Here is the first issue of the North East of Scotland, Orkney and Shetland equalities newsletter, NEqualities, edited by branch ...
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