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School staff accept new pupil medication deal

A new post will also be created that will incorporate providing support to pupils with more complex medical conditions, which will see UNISON members receive an increase of £2,500. The tasks will also […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON urges members to lobby their MPs over new ‘gagging law’

New law threatens to gag charities, NGOs, blogs, think-tanks, trade unions and other campaigning organisations by severely restricting how much money they can spend on political campaigning in the year running up to a general election

Article on the UNISON National site.

Order materials to celebrate teaching assistants

Join UNISON in celebrating teaching assistants and their essential work across the UK on 29 November

Article on the UNISON National site.

Back our teaching assistants, Labour urged

Be proud of the work that teaching assistants do to improve standards in our classrooms across the country, Angela Rayner tells conference

Article on the UNISON National site.

Union wins more pay for school support workers

Oasis Community Learning agrees to pay £250 to support staff earning £21,000 a year or less

Article on the UNISON National site.

Scotland celebrates classroom assistants

School staff are facing growing demands to do more for less, says Scottish education chair

Article on the UNISON National site.

Time to celebrate teaching assistants

29 November is the chance to celebrate the valuable contribution made by teaching assistants to the education system

Article on the UNISON National site.

North West prepares to celebrate teaching assistants

UNISON North West is gearing up for Friday’s celebration of teaching assistants with events right around the region

Article on the UNISON National site.

Teaching assistants use own money to fund uniforms and trips to help struggling parents

Schools are also providing emergency supplies of groceries, with more than one in ten (12%) operating food banks for families. The […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Having the confidence to help

For teaching assistant Hasmita Dhamelia, a UNISON course to build confidence led to a new role – as a UNISON rep

Magazine, UNISON people on the Magazine site.