Further education

Pics from the picket lines – FE colleges 27 September

College support staff across Scotland have walked out for a second time this month and will demonstrate at the Parliament later today.

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Briefings

e-Briefing – PPP: cracking down on costs

In our report and toolkit ‘Combating Austerity’, we showed how public bodies could make savings on their Public Private Partnerships

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Briefings

e-Briefing – Council Tax changes 2016

The Scottish Government has published a Statutory Instrument to change the proportion of Council Tax collected at each band. This

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Further education

Pics from the picket lines – further education colleges

UNISON further education members on strike from Stornoway to Stranraer – Click here for more details. More photos on facebook

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Press Release
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UNISON launches first ever national strike across Scotland’s further education colleges

UNISON members across Scotland’s 20 further education (FE) colleges will go on strike on Tuesday, September 6, as an autumn

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Scotland’s home care service is at breaking point, says report from UNISON Scotland

The report – We care, do you? – is the latest in UNISON Scotland’s damage series which looks at the

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Responses

Enterprise and Skills Review: UNISON Scotland Submission – August 2016

Enterprise and Skills Review: UNISON Scotland’s Submission to the Scottish Government Call for Evidence on Enterprise and Skills Services – August 2016

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Briefings

Briefing 079 Bargaining – Police Best Value – July 2016

KEY POINTS: Police Scotland is failing to provide Best Value because of unrealistic targets to maintain an arbitrary minimum number

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Press Release
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UNISON comment on First Minister’s legal pledge for minimum staffing levels in Scotland’s NHS

Matt McLaughlin, UNISON Scotland’s head of health, said: “UNISON is Scotland’s largest health union and, while a commitment to safe

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