UNISON represents the whole health care team across Scotland.
UNISON is the UK’s largest health union. Over 400,000 people working in the NHS and for private contractors providing NHS services are members.
More than 60,000 UNISON members work in the NHS in Scotland. Our members working in the health service include nurses, student nurses, midwives, health visitors, healthcare assistants, paramedics, occupational therapists, cleaners, porters, catering staff, medical secretaries, clerical and admin staff and scientific and technical staff. See also important information for workers registered with regulatory bodies.
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Commenting on the Scottish Government’s decision to hold a public inquiry into failings at The Royal Hospital for Young People ... Read More
In response to the Ministerial Scottish Parliamentary Statement (today): The Royal Hospital for Children and Young People (RHCYP). Thomas Waterson, ... Read More
The Autumn 2019 edition of Futures: the newsletter for people who care about public services covers: A Just Transition Working ... Read More
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Our weekly newsletter covering our new UNISON Scotland report - SOS: Stressed out Staff in Scotland's colleges & more … ...Read More
Our weekly newsletter covering our latest Damage Report 'An emergency but no accident', Equal Pay update, HE Consultation & more ...Read More
UNISON's Submission to the consultation on Claire Baker MSP’s proposed Bill on Culpable Homicide. Read the full submission here ...Read More
Our latest policy briefing sets out the key points of the Draft Scottish Budget for 2019/20. Here is our brief ...Read More
The Scottish government and COSLA launched a Local Governance Review in December 2017. This is a review of all public ...Read More
UNISON has had a longstanding interest in the extremely important role of school meals and nutrition in schools, as part ...Read More