News and Press Releases

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 ... Read More
School support staff

To all school support staff members – Let us know your preference for your holidays

UPDATE 5th June 2020 It is likely now that the addition of holidays will be at Christmas, in January or ... Read More
Inez Kirk

Further meeting to be held on the reopening of schools and childcare after urging from UNISON

A further meeting between the council and the joint Trade Unions will be held tomorrow 3rd June after today's meeting ... Read More
School support staff

Support staff unions must have equal access to shaping the way forward on schools and early years re-openings

The branch has again taken up the worries of our school support staff members about the planning for schools to ... Read More
School support staff

Great deal more work needs done before children can return to childcare and schools says UNISON

UNISON Scotland has responded to Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement that early years and childcare services will start to expand from Monday ... Read More
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 ... Read More
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 ... Read More
URGENT message for school support staff members - do not complete the council questionnaire

URGENT message for school support staff members – do not complete the council questionnaire

Aberdeenshire UNISON is urging all school support staff members NOT to complete any questionnaire or survey from the council until ... Read More