Key points Over the past 10 years, there has been very little change in overall average basic pay for NHS staff, after accounting for inflation. However, there is considerable variation in how pay has changed across different NHS staff groups over the same period. After accounting for inflation, pay declines are particularly visible for nurses […]
The Government has announced a 3% pay rise for all NHS staff in England. We need to be clear about your role in what is happening. At every stage the government has resisted our calls to open pay talks and this is no exception. They are not asking NHS staff to consider an “offer”. The […]
Please see the letter sent to the Association of Ambulance Chief Executives This can be accessed by clicking the link to the left Peter Steventon Branch Secretary UNISON Senior Staff Side Representative. National Ambulance Sector Rep. UNISON remains committed to working with employers at national and local level to improve the welfare of staff.
SECAmb UNISON were delighted to host our first Branch Executive meeting since the pandemic this week on the 7th of July. This was a perfect opportunity to tackle key issues affecting both our branch and the wider NHS sector. Issues raised ranged from local workplace issues to the national work UNISON is doing to improve […]
NHS staff offered a 4% pay deal in Scotland and just 1% in England. Is that fair? Sara Gorton, UNISON head of health, on Good Morning Britain this morning. NHS staff in Scotland have been offered a 4% pay deal, while NHS staff in England are only recommended 1% by the Westminster government
The Government has published its response after seeking views on the proposed remedy option for correcting the unlawful discrimination determined in the Court of Appeal’s McCloud judgment. In line with UNISON’s recommendation, it has been confirmed that Deferred Choice Underpin (DCU) will be the remedy option for the NHS Pension Schemes covering England and Wales, […]
Thousands join slow hand clap against government’s proposed 1% rise for NHS staff