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

Branch members join Pay Up Now march and rally to demand decent pay rise

Branch members joined over 5,000 public service workers as they marched through Edinburgh on 7 October as part of UNISON’s ...
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/ News, pay
Pay Up Now Rally

Pay Up Now! Come along to the March on 7th October and tell the Scottish and UK Governments we need a pay rise now!

Following months of UNISON pressure, the Scottish Government has said they will lift the 1% pay cap on public service ...
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/ Campaigns, March and Rallies, News, pay
Pay Up Now Rally

UNISON Pay up Now campaign – March with us on 7th Oct for fair pay for all public service workers

UNISON's Pay up Now campaign is calling for an end to the pay restraint imposed by UK and Scottish governments ...
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Kathleen Kennedy

Branch statement on council’s Equalities Outcomes 2017-21

Below is the statement which the branch has sent to all Aberdeenshire councillors as well as to the HR Equalities ...
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Inez Teece

Sleeping in and the minimum wage

Recent legal judgements mean that an employer who requires workers to do a sleep in at their workplace must include ...
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Pay 2017

Local Government pay deal agreed

CoSLA has agreed the 2017/18 pay award The pay deal is.. • Employees earning less than £35,000 a £350* increase ...
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/ Campaigns, News, pay, Worth It
UNISON victory

UNISON legal victory sees employment tribunal fees scrapped

The branch is delighted to report that employment tribunal fees will be scrapped after UNISON won a landmark court victory ...
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/ Campaigns, News, Tribunals, TU rights
Young Members BBQ

Under 27? Come along to UNISON’s young members’ BBQ and Information Event on 22nd July

Local UNISON branches have organised a young members' BBQ and information event for Saturday 22nd July from 10am at the ...
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/ Events, News, Young Members
Inez Teece

UNISON – protecting members’ interests as council continues to look at alternative delivery model for sport and leisure

The branch has written out to all affected members with an update on the proposals for an Alternative Delivery Model ...
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Conference 2017

Sadness but also optimism at this year’s UNISON National Delegate Conference

The cloud of the tragic events in London and Manchester hung heavy over this year's Conference. The aftermath of the ...
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/ Conference, News