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Do you work in social work or social care? If so, Join UNISON

This leaflet has been produced by UNISON Scotland organise a Social Work Issues Group (SWIG) – it’s hoped it can

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Conference Local Government

Oppose TTIP – a threat to public services.

#ulgc16 UNISON will press councils across the UK to oppose TTIP amidst serious and growing anger about the impact of

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Conference Local Government

UNISON will help youth workers and young people defend their services.

#ulgc16 Conference supported a campaign to protect vital youth work services which have been devastated in recent years and are

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Conference Local Government

Defending local democracy, jobs and services

#ulgc16 Local Government Conference slammed the Tory Government’s ideological austerity policies which are having such a devastating effect on local

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Conference Local Government

Disabled workers rights must be protected and improved

#ulgc16 Aberdeen City’s Deirdre Macdonald, in her maiden speech to conference, pledged to go back to her branch and work

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Conference Local Government

UNISON members bring hope to refugees

#ulgc16 In a moving debate, local government delegates made it clear that UNISON welcomes refugees and UNISON will take steps

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Conference Local Government

Good housing essential to all our well-being

#ulgc16 Delegates called on the union leadership to continue the campaign against the Tory government’s housing strategy, to press for

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Conference Disabled Members Local Government

Incapability must not be used to sack workers

#ulgc16 Conference condemned the growing use of Incapability Procedures to sack staff on the grounds of ill-health or performance, as

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Conference Health and Safety Local Government

Stress and overwork hit activists, members and services and must be tackled

#ulgc16 “Our members are experiencing intolerable increases in workloads, staffing levels are cut to the bone and morale is at

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Conference Local Government Young Members

Gonnae no dae that? Everyone has a right to work free from bullying, overwork and stress

#ulgc16 South Lanarkshire branch highlighted the increased workload pressures faced by local government workers as a result of the cuts

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