Category Archives: Pay

Pay Up Now!

Public sector workers need a pay rise! For years now, public service workers have seen their pay held back by government in the name of austerity. First a [..]

2017, Community, Local Government, Low Paid Members, Oxford, Pay, Schools, Social Work, UNISON, UNISON National, UNISON SE Region , , , , , , ,

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 , , , , , , , , , ,

FE Colleges Pay Update (England)

UNISON, along with the other FE trade unions met on the 21st September with the Association of Colleges (AoC) to further consider the 2016/7 pay claim. At the [..]

2016, campaigns, Further Education, Industrial action, Pay, UNISON , , , , ,

NO To Austerity: YES To Workers Rights

On Sunday 4 October, the Conservative party will open their annual conference in Manchester. After five years of austerity, falling living standards, pay freezes and huge cuts to [..]

2015, Black And Minority Ethnic Members, Branch news, campaigns, Cuts, Disabled Members, Equality, Events, Further Education, LGBT, Local news, March, NHS, Pay, Pensions, Private & Voluntary Sector, Retired members, Schools, Self organised groups, UNISON, Unison press release, Welfare, Women Members, Young Members , , , , , , , , ,

1% pay offer

Local government members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are to be consulted on the employers’ 1% pay offer. The union’s NJC committee of local government negotiators meeting [..]

Pay, Unison press release