Yorkshire & Humberside Region – Temporary Area Organiser

The Yorkshire and Humberside region is currently recruiting a temporary Area Organiser (fixed term for 6 months). About this job There has never been a more important time to protect our members in the public services and encourage those that are not members to join a powerful voice. Are you a people person with good […]

In UNISON Branch Newsletter

We are pleased to announce that we have launched a new newsletter for our members. We hope that the newsletter will be helpful and interesting for you. Read the latest edition – June 2024

Bi+ members network meeting

12 July 2024 2:00pm–4:30pm UNISON Northern regional office, 140-150 Pilgrim St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6TH, and on Teams Add to Calendar  Get directions Do you want meet with other UNISON Bi+ members and have a say in the work that UNISON does for Bi+ equality in the workplace? If you do, this is the […]

Transgender, non-binary and gender diverse members network meeting

12 July 2024 10:30am–1:00pm UNISON Northern region, 140-150 Pilgrim St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6TH Add to Calendar  Get directions Do you want to be more involved with UNISON’s work on trans,  equality in the workplace, get involved in UNISON’s Trans Equality campaign or just meet other Trans, non-binary and gender diverse UNISON members, this […]

Disabled LGBT+ members Network Meeting

11 July 2024 2:00pm–4:30pm UNISON Northern region, 140-150 Pilgrim St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6TH Add to Calendar  Get directions Do you want to be more involved with UNISON’s work on disabled LGBT+ equality in the workplace, or just meet other disabled LGBT+ UNISON members, this is the meeting for you! Who can attend Any […]

Black LGBT+ network meeting

11 July 2024 10:30am–1:00pm UNISON Northern region, 140-150 Pilgrim St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6TH Add to Calendar  Get directions Do you want to be more involved with UNISON’s work on Black LGBT+ equality in the workplace, or just meet other Black LGBT+ UNISON members, this is the meeting for you! This meeting will be […]

General Election 2024: What You Need To Know

There’s now just a month to go until we go to the polls and vote in the general election. There’s a lot of information swirling around ahead of it, so hopefully this guide will help cut through and give you all the information you need to know ahead of 4 July. Key Dates Here are […]

Workers in councils and schools should reject low pay offer, says UNISON

Staff to be consulted over employers’ pay proposal Council and school staff in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are worth far more than the “disappointing” pay increase they’ve been offered by employers, says UNISON today (Thursday). The union is to consult hundreds of thousands of workers in local government over the £1,290 offer made last […]

Behind the service: a UNISON insight into Local Government

A new episode of the UNISON local government podcast ‘Behind the service: a UNISON insight into Local Government’ is out now. Episode 16 is about the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) with our guest Glyn Jenkins, UNISON’s Head of Pensions. The LGPS, contrary to what some believe, is a vital benefit to those working in […]

UNISON SERVICE GROUP ELECTIONS 2024 – 2026

You should be receiving your ballot paper for UNISON’s Local Government Service Group Elections. Ballot papers will be sent to your home address and online ballot codes will be emailed to your email address (or any other address you have given in writing) as shown on our membership system. Members will have the option to […]