UNISON and our members need to be round the table and involved in the decisions about the future of public services in Northamptonshire. By ensuring that, we’ll achieve better outcomes for everyone – and that’s something, after so much hardship, that’s sorely needed.
Thursday 19 April 2018 For immediate release Commenting on Labour’s plans to build a million ‘genuinely affordable’ properties over 10 years, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “It’s great to see Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party taking the housing crisis so seriously. “A million genuinely affordable homes would be a good start to fixing our broken […]
The article Labour’s housing plans give millions priced out of housing real hope, says UNISON first appeared on the UNISON National site.
It’s time the legal status of the Windrush generation was confirmed once and for all – but the stain their treatment leaves on the already ugly record of this government will take a very long time to fade.
The article Blog: The Windrush generation served us all and made our country a better place first appeared on the UNISON National site.
Healthcare assistants (HCAs) are being expected to do the work of nurses without adequate training or proper supervision, according to survey results published today (Wednesday) by UNISON. Nearly two thirds (63%) say they are being left to care for patients without enough support from doctors and nurses. The impact is that almost two in five […]
The article Overworked healthcare assistants not given proper training or supervision first appeared on the UNISON National site.
UNISON will continue to campaign for the funding needed to deliver ‘a comprehensive, safe and high quality service’
The article The NHS continues to be ‘alarmingly under-funded’, says health conference first appeared on the UNISON National site.
Delegates at UNISON health conference voice their anger over trusts’ moves to transfer staff and create two-tier workforces
The article UNISON vows to step up fight against wholly owned subsidiaries first appeared on the UNISON National site.
Brexit is fuelling the discrimination against migrant workers, delegates are told
The article Health conference vows to fight the disease of racism in the NHS first appeared on the UNISON National site.
This is just the beginning of better pay for NHS staff, conference delegates hear as they vote in favour of ‘biggest pay rise in 15 years’ and Agenda for Change reform
Meeting follows offer of 1.7%, or £325 a year, made in talks on 13 April
The article HE unions and employers to meet again in May to talk about pay first appeared on the UNISON National site.
At least 200,000 care workers in the UK are only being paid for the time they spend caring for people, and not for when they are travelling between appointments
The article Employers in the care sector are hiding behind complex and incomplete pay slips to break wage laws first appeared on the UNISON National site.