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Hybrid Working Success at Livewell

The consultation on a  new model of working for Livewell employees has now finished.  Livewell have circulated information to staff about how they are now implementing hybrid working.  UNISON have been leading on this from staff-side, and we are really pleased that...
Learning Opportunities for all Members

Learning Opportunities for all Members

Our Learning and Organising Services have some great offers working alongside the Open University. Session 1 : Autism awareness Thurs 10th December 9:30am-12:30 BOOKING HERE *** Session 2: Mental health Awareness Thurs 10th Dec 14:00pm-17:00 BOOKING HERE *** Session...

Unison South West Education Programme 2021 – Quarter One

Announcement regarding the 2021 Education Programme: Due to the ongoing Covid situation and the uncertainty on when restrictions on class-based courses may end, this year’s education programme will be produced on a quarter-by-quarter basis. The second quarter’s...

Care Workers penalised by uncaring Care providers

It has been brought to our attention that some social care providers have begun threatening their staff with disciplinary action and even dismissal if they continue to work for a different employer.  We have been sent pictures of noticeboards in care homes explicitly...
Hold the Applause, Show us the Money

Hold the Applause, Show us the Money

Health workers have had enough of being patronised by this government and are starting to demand that they are properly rewarded for their work There recent announcement of pay rises for some (by no means all) public sector workers have angered many NHS workers who...