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Plymouth in UNISON

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We have over 4,500 members in Plymouth in UNISON, with Branch Officers, Stewards and Health & Safety Reps located throughout the city you have a strong local Branch support network ready to help you wherever and whenever you need us.

Members in Plymouth in UNISON are people working in the public services, or for private contractors providing public services. They include staff working full or part time in local authorities, the NHS, colleges and schools and the voluntary sector. Employers include: Plymouth City Council, Livewell Southwest, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust and City College Plymouth. We negotiate on behalf of our members for better pay and conditions, help individuals in trouble and campaign for a safer, fairer society.

UNISON is Britain’s biggest union, representing more than 1.3 million members across the UK’s public services.

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A year of success at Livewell for UNISON

It’s been another great year at Livewell for Plymouth in Unison; yet again we have increased our membership numbers and are now among the biggest employers in a branch of nearly 4800 members. The numbers have been consistently growing for a number of years in line...

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PalUK Child Prisoner Campaign

Palestine UK Social Work Network has asked UNISON to alert our social worker members about their campaign and petition to defend the rights of Palestinian child prisoners. The aims of the campaign are set out in our petition Branches are asked to circulate details of...

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UNISON vows to Defend members at Goosewell Primary

Proposals to axe all the MTA positions and reduce the TA posts as well as cutting their lunch hours have been met with anger by UNISON members UNISON are consulting with Reach MAT to moderate the proposals but don't rule out a fight. These cuts are clearly the product...

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Sympathy for Sitel Staff

Press Release https://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/news/plymouth-news/plymouth-call-centre-sitel-making-3452726 Plymouth in UNISON branch Secretary Kevin Treweeks was saddened to hear of the scale of the Job Losses precipitated by John Lewis's decision to pull out of...

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