UNISON National Women’s Conference – My Experience

UNISON Member and Labour Councillor for Shirley, Satvir Kaur, attending the 2018 UNISON National Women’s Conference in Liverpool. Here she talks about her experience, and why it’s set a fire in her belly.

A Friend in Need – UNISON’s welfare support

One of our low-waged women members gives a touching personal account of how UNISON Welfare supported them in their time of need.

Star Steward July 2018: Anita Rudge and Denise Godwin

Find out about the changes Anita and Denise have won.

SCC cuts cord with Capita

All services provided by outsourcing firm to be brought back in house.

SCC to discuss Capita future

Football didn’t come home, but will our outsourced services?

Conference report: new delegates

This June we sent three brand new Learning Reps to National Delegate Conference. Find out more about their experience here.

Social Work: UNISON says NO to the NAAS

The National Assessment and Accreditation System piles extra pressure on our already accredited social workers. Sign our petition today.

Video: Hayley Garner on UNISON’s care charters

Branch Secretary Hayley Garner explains the importance of UNISON’s care charters being signed by SCC.

Video: Cllr Warwick Payne on UNISON’s care charters

Cllr Warwick Payne explains the importance of SCC signing UNISON’s Ethical and Residential Care Charters

INVESTIGATION: Hotdesking and Display Screen Equipment at SCC

At the end of 2017, the branch began to receive concerning reports from members about the use of display screen equipment (DSE), and the effect hotdesking is having in SCC departments. Within the Children and Families department, some staff were provided with Lenovo ThinkPad tablets. This was after a successful trial period in which members […]