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

Branch will work in partnership with council Health and Safety team to address stress at work

Branch will work in partnership with council Health and Safety team to address stress at work
Susan KennedyAberdeenshire UNISON's stress survey shows that many members are struggling with increased workloads, deadlines and time pressures and worry ...
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/ Health and Safety, News, Stress at Work

Members vote to accept new terms and conditions but branch calls for more talks to protect low paid

Public Works
Aberdeenshire UNISON members have accepted the new terms and conditions package proposed by the council, with two thirds of those ...
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/ Campaigns, News, Terms and Conditions

Members vote 94% to 6% to accept new Scottish Local Government Pension Scheme

Members vote 94% to 6% to accept new Scottish Local Government Pension Scheme
UNISON members in Scotland have voted overwhelmingly to accept the new LGPS scheme in the ballot which closed today. The ...
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/ Campaigns, News, Pensions

Come along to the St Andrews Day Anti-racism March and Rally "Stand together for a caring and compassionate society"

Come along to the St Andrews Day Anti-racism March and Rally "Stand together for a caring and compassionate society"
We are encouraging all our members to join us at the St Andrew's Day March and Rally, to give a ...
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/ March and Rallies, News

CoSLA claim of UNISON dragging feet is nonsense

CoSLA claim of UNISON dragging feet is nonsense
Members will have seen press reports about CoSLA imposing a two year 1% pay offer (for example http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-24675274)CoSLA's criticism of ...
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/ News, pay

Branch stress survey to report soon as UNISON nationally finds that 87% of local government workers surveyed are struggling with stress

Richard Lawrence
The Branch has been asking members and non-members to complete a stress survey to find out how staff locally are ...
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Vote for The Happy Lands for the Scottish BAFTA Audience Award

Vote for The Happy Lands for the Scottish BAFTA Audience Award
All of you who liked The Happy Lands and thought it a disgrace it didn't get a general release, have ...
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/ News, Political film

Branch ballots members on terms and conditions

Public Works
The Branch has issued ballot papers to members on the council's revised terms and conditions package. Members are asked to make ...
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/ News, Terms and Conditions

UNISON Matters October 2013

UNISON Matters October 2013
UNISON to ballot on new Pension Scheme School Support Staff Pay Ballot Result ARE YOU GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR ...
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/ UNISON Matters

Go along to "Wherever I lay my hat" a history of social housing in Aberdeenshire

Go along to "Wherever I lay my hat" a history of social housing in Aberdeenshire
Delve into this fascinating history from the Archives in the Ury Room, Gordon House, Inverurie, from 12.30 on Friday 1st ...
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/ News, Social housing