Commenting on Labour’s call for care workers to be paid at least the real living wage and for the prime minister to make good on his promise to fix social care, UNISON assistant general secretary Christina McAnea said today: “Care workers perform skilled word day-in, day-out, looking after the most vulnerable people in society. “Their […]
Health staff across the North East of England – including nurses, paramedics, cleaners, domestics and porters – are beginning two days of campaigning today (Thursday) urging the government to give an early, significant pay rise of at least £2,000 to every worker in the NHS. Staff in UNISON branches based in NHS hospitals, ambulance stations […]
It’s still unclear why government guidance won’t allow them, when they’re recommended for other workplaces.
UNISON council workers have today agreed to accept a 2.75% pay offer for this year.
UNISON has been greatly concerned by the health impacts some of our members have experienced as a result of the cleaning product used to clean North East Ambulance Service vehicle
Union pressure sees government make changes to scheme to help disabled people working from home in the pandemic
Parents and staff are still confused over the wearing of face coverings in schools
‘We’re looking after the people who are looking after the people’
A majority of the public (69%) think all NHS staff should get an early pay rise before the end of this year
Public want health pay rise straight away