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

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National Care Service Bill: the Verdict from Social Work Sta...

The National Care Service Bill proposes the biggest change to social work services in over 50 ... Read More
Glasgow Caledonian University staff stage ‘midnight walkout’ to begin week of industrial action on pay

Glasgow Caledonian University staff stage ‘midnight walkout’...

UNISON members at Glasgow Caledonian University are taking strike action on Monday 6 February, beginning ... Read More
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Scotland in UNISON, No 160 February 2023

  • Defend the right to strike, public want talks not threats
  • Campaign against 'flawed' NCS ... Read More
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Communications Awards 2023

Closing date: 10 March: UNISON communications awards are now open to all UNISON branches and self-organised ... Read More
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The staffing crisis in our NHS – letter to MSPs

UNISON Scotland has today (Monday) written to all MSPs to raise key concerns about the staffing ... Read More
Press Release

Public would be better served if government focused on resol...

UNISON Scotland will join the STUC and sister unions for Scotland’s national rally against the UK ... Read More
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Local Government Pay Claim 2023

Our joint TU pay claim for 2023 has now been submitted to COSLA. The full version ... Read More
Protect the right to strike - Glasgow rally 1 February

Protect the right to strike – Glasgow rally 1 February

Trades Hall of Glasgow, 85 Glassford Street, G1 1UH 1 February 2023, 7pm-9pm Rishi Sunak is ... Read More
Social work webinar: Scotland's National Care Service Bill

Social work webinar: Scotland’s National Care Service ...

Next in our series of Radical Social Work Webinars will be held on Wednesday 15th February ... Read More
Press Release

Scottish government must focus on NHS staffing and cost of l...

Fresh NHS pay talks involving UNISON negotiators and the Scottish government are due to take place ... Read More
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