Daily Archives: 12/06/2013

Waltham Forest UNISON Members say NO to Derisory Pay Offer......

peanut-pay-packetUNISON members in Waltham Forest have voted to reject the measly pay offer of 1%. The offer is an insult to the hard working public servants and service providers of Waltham Forest and comes on the heels of a three year pay freeze. Members generally are about 16% worse off that they were three years ago as a result of this unfair and unjust pay policy. Our members working in jobs that involve shift work and weekend working are even worse off. They are now about 26% down on where they were three years ago thanks to the Council imposed new contracts issued last year on a ‘sign it or be sacked’ basis. Continue reading

Posted in Branch Meetings, Pay/The Cuts | Comments Off on Waltham Forest UNISON Members say NO to Derisory Pay Offer

Local government part-time workers survey......

Working part-time can mean anything from working for just a few hours a week, to working almost full time. In local government, everyone working fewer than 37 hours (36 in London) is considered to be part-time. Some of the main ways of working include: a set number of hours each week, flexible hours, term time only, annualised hours or job sharing. Part-time workers have the same statutory employment rights as any other employee, whether you are employed on a permanent or fixed-term contract. However, the benefits are normally ‘pro rata’, meaning that they should be in proportion to your hours. Continue reading

Posted in Part-Time Matters Campaign | Comments Off on Local government part-time workers survey

Staying Active in UNISON May Newsletter 2013......

Greater London Region Retired Members’ Newsletter

Staying Active in UNISON May Newsletter 2013

Posted in Retired Members | Comments Off on Staying Active in UNISON May Newsletter 2013

Retired Members’ AGM 4 June......

Bev Wess was elected Secretary and Len Weiss elected Chairman. Continue reading

Posted in Retired Members | Comments Off on Retired Members’ AGM 4 June

Health & Safety and the Cuts Book Launch 24 June......

For further details please see attached flyer.

Posted in Health & Safety | Comments Off on Health & Safety and the Cuts Book Launch 24 June

Branch Meeting 12 June – Agenda and Motions......

The meeting will discuss the pay claim, Ascham Homes Terms and Conditions, the Anti-Blacklisting Campaign, our local campaign to win back weekend enhancements for weekend workers, instructing delegates to national conference and local workplace issues. Continue reading

Posted in Branch Meetings | Comments Off on Branch Meeting 12 June – Agenda and Motions
a href=/a /span