Category Archives: Employment Rights

UNISON Oxfordshire Rest Break Survey For Members

Do you get regular scheduled rest breaks?  Are you able to leave the premises or are you expected to be ‘on call’ at all times?  Are you aware [..]

2017, Black And Minority Ethnic Members, campaigns, Employment Rights, Health and safety, LGBT, Local Government, Low Paid Members, Private & Voluntary Sector, Women Members, Young Members , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sleep-ins and the National Minimum Wage

Recent case law has established that “sleep-ins” are covered by the National Minimum Wage (NMW) regulations.  So even if a worker is allowed to sleep at work, if [..]

2017, Black And Minority Ethnic Members, Branch news, Care, Community, Disabled Members, Employment Rights, LGBT, Local Government, Low Paid Members, Pay, Private & Voluntary Sector, UNISON, UNISON National, Women Members, Young Members , , , , , , , , , ,

What Did UNISON Oxfordshire County Ever Do For Us?

What Did The Romans The Greeks The Victorians The EU UNISON Oxfordshire County Ever Do For Us? As well as being one of the largest unions in the UK, [..]

2016, Employment Rights, Equality, Low Paid Members, Membership benefits, Private & Voluntary Sector, UNISON

UNISON National Delegates Conference – Brighton 2016

UNISON National Conference took place this year in Brighton 21st – 24th June.  Delegates from Oxfordshire County branch attended to participate and support debates on a wide range of [..]

2016, Academies, Black And Minority Ethnic Members, Community, Conference, Disabled Members, Employment Rights, Equality, Events, Further Education, Health and safety, LGBT, Low Paid Members, NHS, Pensions, Private & Voluntary Sector, Retired members, Schools, Self organised groups, UNISON, Women Members, Young Members , , , , , , ,