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

Branch Equalities and Self-Organisation

Kathleen Kennedy
Please go and check out our updated Equalities and Self-Organisation page, which includes a new Equalities Events Calendar. Kathleen Kennedy ...
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/ Equalities, News

Update for members where Covid is in your care home – you can now be tested even if no symptoms

Update for members where Covid is in your care home - you can now be tested even if no symptoms
This is an update on who is eligible for testing for Covid-19. It has been confirmed that where one resident ...
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New Covid-19 safety leaflet for members

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UNISON Scotland has issued a Covid-19 Safety leaflet for members in addressing safety issues during the pandemic. The leaflet can ...
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UNISON calls on the Scottish Government to pass on funding in full to councils for Covid-19

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UNISON Scotland has written to the Scottish Government condemning the failure to pass on in full, the money provided by ...
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/ Covid-19, Funding, News

Join our May Day celebrations tomorrow online and back our frontline workers

Join our May Day celebrations tomorrow online and back our frontline workers
All branch members are urged to join the Zoom webinar to celebrate International Workers' Day (May Day) on 1st May ...
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/ Events, March and Rallies, May Day, News

Updated guidance on expanded testing programme for Scottish workers

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The government has issued new updated guidance on the roll out of home testing kits for those who do not ...
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Update for social care members. Please do this Covid-19 survey

Update for social care members. Please do this Covid-19 survey
Social care workers are at the forefront of the struggle against COVID-19. Care workers put themselves at risk to provide ...
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Information for social care members about the “furlough” scheme

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In every workplace that we have members, UNISON is asking employers to make sure that workers who follow government and ...
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/ Community, Covid-19, News

Join us on Workers’ Memorial Day to commemorate those frontline workers who have lost their lives to Covid-19

Join us on Workers' Memorial Day to commemorate those frontline workers who have lost their lives to Covid-19
We are encouraging all our branch members to take part in this year's International Workers' Memorial day on Tuesday 28th ...
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Letter to Home Care members from Aberdeenshire UNISON about the use of Face Masks during Covid-19

Home carers
The branch has sent the following letter out to Home Care and other care members on new developments on the ...
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