UNISON: EXTEND COVID THANK YOU BONUS TO ALL COUNCIL WORKERS

UNISON: EXTEND COVID THANK YOU BONUS TO ALL COUNCIL WORKERS Many low paid, mainly female public service workers in Wales, including school support staff, have been left hundreds of pounds worse off because of the costs of working from home, according to UNISON Cymru Wales. The public services union has today (Friday), released survey data […]

“Insulting” pay offer rejected by council and school staff, says UNISON

The 1.5% pay offer made by the Local Government Association to council and school support staff last week has been resoundingly rejected by UNISON, the union has announced today (Friday). At an earlier meeting of the union’s local government committee, representatives of council and school workers from across England, Wales and Northern Ireland dismissed the […]

NJC pay campaign – latest news

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Local government pay offer rejected

UNISON’s NJC Committee, the union’s national committee for local government pay across England, Wales and Northern Ireland, met this morning to consider the Employers’ 1.5% pay offer. The Committee strongly agreed to reject the offer. In the context of our claim for a 10% pay increase, the offer of 1.5% is insulting, and shows blatant […]

“Disappointing” council pay offer ignores huge Covid effort of workforce, say unions

“Disappointing” council pay offer ignores huge Covid effort of workforce, say unions Unions representing 750,000 council and school support staff across England, Wales and Northern Ireland today (Friday) criticised the 1.5% pay offer made by the Local Government Association. GMB, Unite and UNISON submitted a joint pay claim to the local government employers in February […]

Joint Council for Wales Statement

Joint Council for Wales Statement  COVID -19 Vaccine / Lateral Flow Testing  May 2021 The NJC TUs and the WLGA fully support and encourage staff to take up a covid-19 vaccine at the earliest opportunity and to engage with the covid-19 lateral flow testing, as part of the measures needed to control the spread of […]

Midweek Cricket Fixtures 2021

Midweek Cricket Fixtures 2021 Date Ground Home Away Tue 11-May Penweddig 1 Aber Uni Unison Thu 20-May Penweddig 2 Unison Aberaeron Tue 25-May Penweddig 2 Unison Penrhyncoch Tue 01-Jun Geufron Llanidloes Unison Thu 10-Jun Geufron Geufron XI Unison Tue 15-Jun Geufron Llanfihangel Unison Tue 22-Jun Penweddig 1 Unison Pontrhydygroes Tue 29-Jun Penweddig 2 Unison Rachels […]

Unison Prize Draw Winner

The items have all arrived and I’ve taken a photo, here are my words if you wish to use them, they’re in Welsh and English. Rwyf wrth fy modd yn ennill taleb o £400, rhodd hael iawn gan Unison. I’r rhai ohonoch sydd yn f’adnabod rwy’n dipyn o ‘techie’ ac fel y gwelwch wedi defnyddio’r […]

LAST CHANCE to contribute to EWC Survey – DEADLINE EXTENDED

‘’The Welsh Governments national survey for all Education workers is currently live and has been sent to all registrants in Wales with reminders posted by the EWC and ourselves along with the other education unions.  The response has been lower from school support staff than it has been for the  Further Education  and Work base […]

there for you

We are pleased to announce that members can once again apply online to the CoVid Response Fund.  By way of reminder, members who are in financial difficulties as a result of CoVid could be eligible for a grant of up to £500. The application process is straightforward however anyone who cannot apply online can email […]