Latest UNISON Scotland Briefings from the Bargaining and Campaigns Team. UNISON Scotland Briefings include Bargaining and Policy Briefings for branches on a wide range of policy and employment issues, e-briefings and Legal Updates and briefings for MSPs and MPs and others to represent UNISON policy where decisions are being made.
UNISON Week 319 - Social care reform debate, local government pay ballot, housing and more. Read full newsletter here ... Read More
The Programme for Government for 2021-22 has been announced. This sets out the Scottish Government's legislative programme and other administrative actions for this parliamentary year. This briefing highlights the issues ... Read More
UNISON Week 318 - UNISON ballots council workers on strike action, National Care Service Consultation and more. Read full newsletter here ... Read More
The 1140 hours expansion of Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) will start in August this year. This follows a year long delay caused by the pandemic. ELC will continue to ... Read More
This week UNISON Scotland health activists and staff met with the new Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Care Humza Yousaf. This was a positive first meeting. The Cabinet Secretary ... Read More
It is simple and straightforward for anyone to use their information rights and make a Freedom of Information (FOI) request. However, many people might feel a little unsure and could ... Read More
The Scottish Parliament debated the findings of the Independent Review of Adult Social care on tue feb 16th. This is the briefing UNISON Scotland sent to MSPs ahead of the ... Read More