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The fifth edition of UNISON Scotland’s Care Futures outlines UNISON's view of the minimum employment standards that care workers should ... Read More
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
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This paper on health inequalities in Scotland was developed as our submission to the Health Inequalities Review commissioned by Neil ...
KEY POINTS: These regulations (set 2) implement the Scottish Government’s plans for health and social care integration They prescribe which ...
The impact of ‘austerity’ cuts on Scotland’s public services Lilian Macer, UNISON’s Scottish Convener : “It’s impossible to take this ...
KEY POINTS: These regulations implement the Scottish Government’s plans for health and social care integration They prescribe what information must ...
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