News and Press Releases

UNISON warns that schools could close if local government pay talks fail

UNISON warns that schools could close if local government pay talks fail

UNISON Scotland has written to the Finance Secretary and local government leaders to warn of looming industrial action if they ... Read More
STUC Youth Conference - open to all young trade unionists

STUC Youth Conference – open to all young trade unionists

Are you aged 27 or under and a UNISON (or other trade union) member? If so, you might be interested ... Read More
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Branch calls on members to write to leader of the council to support a fair pay rise

As UNISON's Scottish local government members move towards an industrial action ballot, the branch has emailed all our members in ... Read More
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 ... Read More
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 ... Read More
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' ... Read More
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) ... Read More
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 ... Read More