UNISON says the government should be taking the lead on the wearing of face coverings in schools, not leaving it to individual Head Teachers.
Local government is set to be reorganised across York and North Yorkshire, with District Councils being abolished in favour of one or more unitary councils(s).
Care worker wins £1,826 in unpaid wages after being unable to work due to her pregnancy and COVID-19.
Councils forced to pick up the pieces from failing test and trace system in England.
Ministers must work with school staff and unions to agree safe ways of getting pupils safely back to the classroom in September.
All the main education trade unions have issued a joint statement today urging the government to rethink plans to ask schools to start to reopen from Monday 1 June.
Following various announcements over the last few days we are receiving lots of calls and emails from our members who work in schools.
Ministers must stop dodging the issue of safety and provide a clear explanation of how schools will keep pupils, staff and parents safe before any mass reopening.
Yesterday (Sunday 10 May) the Prime Minister announced what appear to be slight changes to the advice about work during the Coronavirus emergency. This is what he said on going to work: We now need to stress that anyone who can’t work from home, for instance those in construction or manufacturing, should be actively encouraged […]