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LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY CONSULTATION BEGINS

Posted: 20th October 2014

LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY CONSULTATION BEGINS

As from today GMB has commenced briefings on the new local government pay proposals which affect NJC Green Book staff in councils, schools, academies and many related employments. Membership democracy is paramount so the vote on the proposals will start at the end of this month and will be a…

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Strike Suspended

Posted: 9th October 2014

LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND SCHOOL SUPPORT WORKERS PAY STRIKE SUSPENDED

Strike action planed for 14th October 2014 is suspended.

Further information will be distributed as soon as possible.

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Strike action looms as pay offer is rejected

Posted: 2nd October 2014

Article from Local Government AssociationA day of strike action remains on the cards after a proposal containing a 2.2% pay increase was rejected by Unison.

The union has declined to explain why it took this stance. The other two local government unions, GMB and Unite, told LGC they had been willing to consult their…

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LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY UPDATE

Posted: 29th September 2014

LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY UPDATE – UNIONS AND EMPLOYERS FAIL TO AGREE ON NEW PROPOSALS

Earlier this year the local government employers made their pay offer for 2014 which was worth 1%. This was rejected by all union members in ballots and subsequently those same members voted to take strike action on 10 July. Since then…

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EMPLOYERS LOSE THE PLOT

Posted: 8th July 2014

Join us for a rally / demo

10th July 2014

11 am

Riverside House

Main Street

On 4 July I issued a bulletin saying that the TUs had asked for last minute talks with council leaders to try to avert Thursday’s mass strike.  I believe that’s the responsible thing to do.  They have not answered…

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Another Fantastic Learning Opportunity

Posted: 2nd July 2014

Funded Distance Learning Courses

GMB just been made aware that RMBC staff can access 17 different distance learning opportunities.  Staff will not have to meet any criteria other than to have lived within the EU for the last three years (but not on a student visa) be over 19 years of age and not…

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GMB Members Vote to Strike

Posted: 30th June 2014

WE STRIKE ON
10 JULY

Following a full industrial action ballot which resulted in a 3-to-1 vote by GMB members to take strike action, GMB has called an official strike on 10 July involving local government and schools members. All members being asked to take part in the strike will receive a letter…

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Unionline

Posted: 4th June 2014

UNIONLINE – Put 0300 333 0303 in your phone now. You can call us about any employment law or personal injury law problem and the free will service – we will provide legal advice if you are a GMB member.

Our employment law service provides complete advice and representation to GMB members at no…

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