Campaigns

UNISON Scotland has a proud record of campaigning not just for our members but also for the services they provide for the people of Scotland. We also campaign on a range of equality and international issues. We campaign on issues across services. These are some of our current and previous campaigns

John Stevenson the magic socialist.

John Stevenson the magic socialist.

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of John Stevenson, a committed trade unionist, socialist, musician, magician ...
It’s time for the Scottish Government to Put NHS Pay Right in 2022.

It’s time for the Scottish Government to Put NHS Pay Right in 2022.

NHS staff are facing the largest cost of living crisis for a generation. Experts predict that overall costs to households ...
Recognise, Respect, Reward: Local Govt Pay Campaign 22

Recognise, Respect, Reward: Local Govt Pay Campaign 22

UNISON - with Unite and GMB – submitted a joint pay claim to COSLA calling for a ‘fair and decent’  ...
Keep our carers in care

Keep Our Carers in Care – email your MSP

UNISON Scotland’s recent staff shortage survey results indicated that existing staff were in real danger of burnout with 97% of ...
NHS Scotland pensions

NHS Scotland pensions

UNISON NHS Pension consultation  If you are a member of the NHS Scotland Pensions scheme, your pension contributions are changing ...
2022 Year of Disabled Workers in UNISON

2022 Year of Disabled Workers in UNISON

UNISON has dedicated 2022 to a year-long national campaigning and organising strategy to support and celebrate disabled workers. Scotland has ...
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Pensions Update: Online Meeting To Outline Proposed Changes

A virtual meeting to update members on proposed changes to their pension scheme contributions will take place on August 31st ...
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NHS Scotland Pensions Update July 2021

UNISON will soon be consulting with members about proposed changes their pension contributions. The NHS Pensions Scheme (Scotland) Scheme Advisory ...
Scotland's Care Workers for Change

UNISON Scotland & Reforming Social Care

One consequence of Covid will be a reform of social care. UNISON is the union for care staff, so we ...
Join NHS Pay Ballot Online Rally

Join NHS Pay Ballot Online Rally

The ballot has now closed. Join UNISON Scotland for a Facebook live stream rally as we discuss the NHS pay ...
Essesntial for Recovery

Essential for Recovery, UNISON Manifesto Scottish Parliament Elections

 Essential for Recovery UNISON’s manifesto for the Scottish Parliament elections 2021, puts UNISON policy and concerns into the political arena ...
Scottish government reply to No Going Back To Normal campaign

Scottish government reply to No Going Back To Normal campaign

The Scottish government have replied to Mike Kirby, UNISON Scottish secretary after 500 members wrote the Cabinet Secretary for Finance ...
No Going Back to Normal

No Going Back to Normal

OUR KEY WORKERS DESERVE BETTER Thousands of key workers died during the pandemic looking after us. In the public services ...
Campaign to protect our council services

Campaign to protect our council services

Join our campaign to protect your council services and those who deliver them UNISON's campaign is calling for: Securing the ...
Scotland's Care Workers for Change

Scotland’s Care Workers For Change

Care is in crisis, thanks to a system that has been underfunded and ignored by governments for years. Care workers ...
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Damage – voices from the front line

The damage to our public services A series of UNISON Scotland reports on how austerity is hitting public services and ...
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Public Works

UNISON Scotland campaign for jobs, services, fair taxation and Living Wage PUBLIC WORKS: THE BLOG Read our news, analysis and ...
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Anti-Racism

UNISON is at the forefront of campaigning against racism in Scotland. UNISON members care for the whole community - we ...
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Pensions

Latest news on pensions in Scotland. Essential information about the pension schemes UNISON members belong to, UNISON Scotland publications, and ...
Stop Climate Chaos Scotland

Green Workplace

UNISON members work in a wide range of environmental roles including: park rangers; inspectors, scientists and other jobs in the ...