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


CORONAVIRUS ALL MEMBERS: How to contact us

CORONAVIRUS ALL MEMBERS: How to contact us
UNISON office buildings are closed because of the coronavirus lockdown. You can contact us by phone or email Please try ... Read More

Coronavirus Health Staff: Clarification on single use PPE

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Health  staff: The Chief Nursing Officer (Fiona McQueen) has issued guidance to boards regarding PPE in order to clarify issues ... Read More

UNISON Week 285 – Education Staff Survey Results, Coronavirus Updates R...

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UNISON Week 285:  Education Staff Survey Results, UNISON Pressure Secures Sick Pay and Death in Service Benefit for Care Staff ... Read More

Education Recovery Programme May 2020

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The Scottish government has indicated that schools will return on August 11th. Some staff are also currently working in hubs ... Read More

New survey of Scottish education staff calls for PPE, training and Covid-19 risk...

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83 per cent of education staff are anxious about returning to work or, if they are at work, increasing the ... Read More

CORONAVIRUS: UNISON Pressure Secures Sick Pay and Death in Service Benefit for C...

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Following the deal for NHS staff, trade union pressure has secured a similar deal for Social Care staff. Death in ... Read More

CONORAVIRUS: Supporting Malawi health workers in the global pandemic.

CONORAVIRUS: Supporting Malawi health workers in the global pandemic.
Malawi health staff at Machinjiri Health Centre have thanked UNISON members for their solidarity during the coronavirus global pandemic. UNISON ... Read More
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Resources

Education Recovery Programme May 2020

The Scottish government has indicated that schools will return on August 11th. Some staff are also currently working in hubs ... Read More
/ Briefings, Coronavirus

Response: vulnerable children during the coronovirus pandemic May 2020

The pandemic is not a leveller. It has dramatically exposed pre-existing levels of social and economic inequality. The challenges are ... Read More

Briefing 114 – Living Wage in Adult Social Care

The uprated Scottish Living Wage should be paid to all workers in adult social care who are employed via contracts ... Read More

Response: Scottish Government Draft Offshore Wind Policy Statement – April 2020

UNISON believes much greater government intervention is needed in offshore wind deployment, if we are to achieve the scale of ... Read More