Category Archives: Pay/The Cuts
Hundreds of teachers and support staff are at risk of losing their home or being unable to pay rent, according to the Education Support Partnership, a charity that provides emergency grants. Click here to read more.
1 in 10 women workers don’t earn enough to qualify for statutory sick pay, according to new TUC analysis published on Friday. Click here to read more.
1 in 5 (20%) workers are skipping meals to make ends meet, according to new TUC/GQR polling published recently. Click here to read more.
Ban zero hours contracts......
Every worker deserves job security. Click here to find out more and sign the petition.
Court of Appeal ruling has implications for hundreds of thousands of employees. Click here to read more.
Council staff have paid a heavy price during the years of austerity. Click here to read more.
The Morning Star reports ““UNPRECEDENTED” levels of cuts have seen the number of local library volunteers skyrocket to over 51,000 since the Tories took power. Click here to read more.
With more than one million women members representing 80% of the union, conference hears how UNISON is at the forefront of the campaign to eradicate the gender pay gap. Click here to read more.
Ministers in denial about impact of austerity since 2010, says poverty expert. Click here to read more.
The largest salary packages from Waltham Forest Council employees have been revealed – with more making more than £100,000 than in previous years. Click here to read more.