2024: The Year of LGBT+ Workers

At UNISON’s LGBT+ conference in November, delegates welcomed the launch of The Year of LGBT+ Workers, which will take place throughout 2024. There are also some positive achievements to celebrate, including both national and local negotiated policies on discrimination and harassment against LGBT+ people. However, most importantly, members of the LGBT+ committee feel that the…

NJC Pay 2023 – Ballot

Care workers, refuse collectors, social workers, teaching assistants, community workers, street cleaners and so many more go above and beyond every single day. Local government staff keep communities safe, clean and accessible, yet there is often little or no recognition for your hard work. With the cost-of-living skyrocketing to new highs every day, it’s time to…

Legal Services Update

Did you know that in 2022, the Legal Services team secured £29 million in compensation for members and their families, most of which were workplace related claims. We can support you too – keep up to date with the latest in each issue.  This issue has information on: workplace discrimination – take our quiz the attack on EU law…