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The fourth edition of UNISON Scotland's Care Futures looks at what Effective Voice could mean for workers in social care ... Read More
UNISON believes we deserve a world class bus system. But we will only get this by rejecting deregulation and privatisation ... Read More
The Scottish Government are consulting on setting up a National Care Service this will oversee a comprehensive range of social ... Read More
This second edition of Care Futures looks at the question of how Fair Work principles could be put into practice ... Read More
The National Care Service proposals being consulted on by the Scottish Government could impact on a wide range of sectors ... Read More
UNISON Scotland Week 320 - Net zero debate, Dundee Uni pensions strike & 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 ... Read More
This film by Stella Rooney, gives voice to UNISON members working in local government. They give their verdict on the ... Read More
During the pandemic we discovered that it is - in fact - possible for politicians to take radical action very ... Read More
UNISON Week 318 - UNISON ballots council workers on strike action, National Care Service Consultation and more. Read full newsletter ... Read More
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The new draft Local Authority (Capital Finance and Accounting) (Scotland) Regulations 2016 cover changes to the statutory arrangements for local ...
KEY POINTS: The Ethical Care Charter was developed to provide a better quality and dignified care service This should be ...
UNISON survey of staff working in Information and Communications Technology Key Issues Communications technology offers opportunities to transform the delivery of ...
The Conservative Government’s austerity programme will result in around a further £2 billion of cuts to Scotland’s public services. There is ...
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