Scotland’s biggest and liveliest public service trade union, representing workers delivering public and related services across Scotland.

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Pay offer to council workers is too low and should be reject...

Local government staff in Scotland are worth more than the pay increase they’ve been offered, says ... Read More
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First Minister and unions roundtable

UNISON Scotland's regional manager Kay Sillars, with other unions, met John Swinney in the Scottish parliament ... Read More
Branch Officers Weekend 24 thanks to everyone who took part

Branch Officers Weekend 24 thanks to everyone who took part

Thank you to everyone who took part in another successful Branch Officers Weekend. There has ... Read More
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Thousands of council workers are to vote in an official stri...

More than 43,000 council workers in waste and recycling, schools and social care are to be ... Read More

UNISON’s Radical Social Work Webinar 29 – autism...

This is the latest in UNISON's Radical Social Work Webinar series and is designed to raise ... Read More
Further education staff - consultation vote on revised offer

Further education staff – consultation vote on revised...

UNISON Scotland's further education members have received an email with their unique voting link and ... Read More
Press Release

Cosla and unions are ‘too far apart’ on pay talks, say UNISO...

Local government workers in Scotland are to be consulted about strike action after council employers failed ... Read More
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‘Staffing crisis putting patients at risk’ – new UNISO...

UNISON has today (Tuesday) revealed a survey which shows the widespread failure of the Scottish government ... Read More
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Local government pay talks set to continue, says UNISON

Following a meeting  (Thursday) with COLSA and other unions representing council staff about a Scottish local ... Read More
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Social care employment conditions were a ‘disaster wai...

That's the message UNISON regional manager Peter Hunter will be taking to the Scottish Covid Inquiry ... Read More
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