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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On 20 December 2018, the Court of Appeal in Lord Chancellor v McCloud (and others) held that in relation to ... Read More
UNISON Week 269 - Protecting the Rights of EU Citizens in Scotland , AI & Data Driven Technology, R-E-S-P-E-C-T & ... Read More
Commenting on the Scottish Government’s decision to hold a public inquiry into failings at The Royal Hospital for Young People ... Read More
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On 20 December 2018, the Court of Appeal in Lord Chancellor v McCloud (and others) held that in relation to ...Read More
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