For council and school workers 6 April 2018 PAY UP NOW bulletin : Issue Number 07 UNISON ACCEPTS NJC PAY OFFER The UNISON NJC Committee met today to consider branch feedback on its recommendation that UNISON should accept the NJC pay offer for 2018-20. The previous membership consultation resulted in a very narrow overall vote […]
The result for the Consultative Pay Ballot for the 2018/20 pay offer in UNISON Norfolk County Branch was as follows… Eligible members to vote 4624 Number of members voting to REJECT the pay offer 441 Number of members voting to ACCEPT the pay offer 515 Spoilt ballot papers 0 As you can see our members voted […]
All members covered by the NJC Pay Offer for local government and schools UNISON is now running a Consultative Ballot on whether to accept or reject the employers 2 year pay offer. Members will be consulted electronically using SurveyGizmo during the next two weeks. Members without Email will be consulted by postal ballot and will receive […]
For council and school workers 24 January 2018 PAY UP NOW Bulletin Issue Number 02 NJC COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS MEMBERS REJECT LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY OFFER UNISON’s National Joint Council Committee met yesterday to consider the NJC pay offer for council and school support staff. In a close vote, the NJC Committee decided to recommend that members REJECT […]
Dear UNISON member – Like you I share a sense of outrage over the decision confirmed on 9 January to increase Councillors’ allowances by 11% in a time of severe cutbacks and repeated below inflation pay increases for school and council employees. See a copy of my, as yet unpublished letter to the EDP Editor in response to […]
Reverse the increase in allowances to Norfolk County Councillors sign up via this link We urge you to sign the above petition supported by both Liberal Democrat and Labour County Councillors. Do you think it’s reasonable for the Conservative dominated County Council to award themselves inflation busting allowance increases when Children’s Services Centres budgets are being cut and most employees have not received a pay […]
5 December 2017 FAIR PAY NOW Bulletin Issue Number 06 COUNCIL AND SCHOOL WORKERS’ PAY OFFER RECEIVED UNISON, GMB and Unite have today received the attached letter from the Local Government Employers outlining a proposed two-year NJC pay deal for council and school staff in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The UNISON bulletin quotes the spinal […]
Children’s Centres Cuts -Meeting on Wednesday 13 December The County Council is looking to cut the Children’s Centres funding by 50% over two years; that’s a total cut of £5m/annum. However the Council are not calling it a cut they describe it as to “remodel the children’s centre offer”. They talk vaguely about children’s centres […]
4 December – the public sector pay debate in Westminster Hall.
The Chancellor may have ignored the public service pay cap in the budget last week, but UNISON’s Pay Up Now! campaign continues….
Norfolk Constabulary has announced plans to sack all of its 150 Police Community Support Officers and close 14 police stations and enquiry offices. Take action now to help stop this….