AGM Guest Speaker: Mark Dearn, War on Want - 25th February 2015

We are pleased to announce that Mark Dearn, War on Want, will be the Guest Speaker for this years Annual General Meeting on Thursday 25th February.  Mark will be giving a general talk on TTIP.

The meeting is open to all members of the Staffordshire Branch of UNISON, to be held at the Branch Office, 56 Eastgate Street, Stafford, ST16 2LY starting at 5.30pm, with a free buffet available prior to the meeting at 5pm.

Stars in Our Schools- 2015 Winners!

We would like to say congratulations to our members David Buckley from Alleynes Academy and Julie Allcock from University Academy Kidsgrove, winners from our 2015 Stars In Our School campaign.

Stars in our Schools 2015 & Recruit a Friend

The Stars in our Schools campaign is now well underway.  Your Head Teacher will have received the nomination card asking them to nominate a team of School Support staff who they feel go above and beyond in their job role.

UNISON relaunches school uniform scheme

UNISON is once more launching a scheme to help members on low incomes deal with the cost of school uniforms.

100 jobs at risk at Newcastle and Stafford College

Around 100 staff at Newcastle and Stafford College risk losing their jobs after the college announced plans to save £2m. The trade unions representing college staff said the college’s plans would have a devastating impact on educational opportunities in Staffordshire and called on the college to give full details of any outsourcing plans.