Government confirms one council for North Yorkshire

The government has announced it has opted for one unitary council to replace existing councils in North Yorkshire from April 2023.

Calling all FE and Sixth Form college members!

Want the chance to think about your own development away from the stress of daily working life? To meet like-minded colleagues from across the UK? To discuss how we can build the union to make your voice stronger?

Supporting North Yorkshire’s food banks

UNISON members have donated another £2,500 to food banks across North Yorkshire just as the government’s £1,000 cut to Universal Credit comes into effect.

Improve local government pay offer or face strike action

79%, or 4 out of 5, of our members working in local government and schools have voted to reject the derisory pay offer, which would be another pay cut in real-terms.

UNISON member Danny completes charity swim

UNISON member Danny has so far raised over £1,200 for Swimathon 2021 by completing a 5km swimming challenger earlier this month.

Councils need to work together to plan recruitment

UNISON is calling on the eight North Yorkshire councils to work together on a joint approach to vacancies between now and when the councils merge in April 2023.

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Huge range of member learning opportunities

Learning doesn’t need to stop when we leave formal education and if we want to move forward in a career then continuous learning is essential. Many of us will not have had positive early education experiences, and returning to learning can be daunting. But UNISON, and the partners we work with, will ensure that if […]