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

Branch Equalities Newsletter – Equality Matters – June issue out now

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Here is the second issue of the branch 's equalities newsletter, Equality Matters, edited by Equalities Officer, Kathleen Kennedy. Articles ...
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UNISON Safe Return to Schools Pack

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UNISON has produced an information pack and safety checklist for members working in schools and early years. UNISON stresses that ...
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Branch commemorates Refugee Week and stands in solidarity with all refugees and asylum seekers

Branch commemorates Refugee Week and stands in solidarity with all refugees and asylum seekers
Our branch has a proud history of welcoming refugees and asylum seekers and wants to highlight that this week is ...
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Branch condemns George Floyd killing and renews pledge to fight racism

Branch condemns George Floyd killing and renews pledge to fight racism
Aberdeenshire UNISON condemns the killing of George Floyd by police officers in the USA and stands in solidarity with all ...
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To all school support staff members – Let us know your preference for your holidays

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UPDATE 5th June 2020 It is likely now that the addition of holidays will be at Christmas, in January or ...
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Further meeting to be held on the reopening of schools and childcare after urging from UNISON

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A further meeting between the council and the joint Trade Unions will be held tomorrow 3rd June after today's meeting ...
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Support staff unions must have equal access to shaping the way forward on schools and early years re-openings

School support staff
The branch has again taken up the worries of our school support staff members about the planning for schools to ...
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Great deal more work needs done before children can return to childcare and schools says UNISON

School support staff
UNISON Scotland has responded to Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement that early years and childcare services will start to expand from Monday ...
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UNISON survey shows members’ worries about schools return and need for effective union involvement

UNISON survey shows members' worries about schools return and need for effective union involvement
As the Scottish Government starts planning for schools to return on 11th August, UNISON's survey of over 5000 school support ...
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Testing extended to weekly for all care home staff and to anyone with symptoms over 5

Testing extended to weekly for all care home staff and to anyone with symptoms over 5
It is important to note that there have again been changes to who can access the testing programme  announced by ...
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