12 Oct Unison Pay Agreement
The NJC has more than 1.5 million local government and school employees and is therefore an extremely important negotiating body. It also has a wider presence, as other organizations in the public and private sectors follow the NJC`s agreements. Lincolnshire health visitors began strike action yesterday after they could not reach an agreement with County Council on their wage rate. The NJC is composed of representatives of UNISON and other unions as well as employers. The agreements they conclude at the end of their negotiations are included in the Green Paper. Unison has more than half of the union seats in the NJC and, therefore, the majority union. Employees will be demoted to April 2020, after the GMB and Unite workers` representatives agree to the terms. The offer was rejected by Unite, but in accordance with the NJC Constitution, the deal was approved, with the majority of the trade union parties accepting the terms of the deal. A bipartisan agreement that the Local Government Association (LGA) would commit to a coronavirus payment to employees has been scrapmed after high-level city councillors blocked the move, The MJ can reveal. As part of the agreement, leave for employees with less than five years of service will also be increased from 21 days per year to 22 days. The salary agreement was also accepted on behalf of the local government`s directors-general and chief officers. In 1997, the NJC for Local Government Services agreed on a national framework with the potential for local change to meet local service needs. Known as The Single Status Agreement, these tariffs and terms of service contracts are published in the Green Paper.
The 9% pay rise offered to teachers in Scotland was rejected by members of the EIS union. . A 10 percent wage increase for council employees is “affordable” and would boost the local economy, according to a new study by a union. A bilingual Welsh-English leaflet outlining the new right to pay for 2020 for municipal and school employees. Local government employees work overtime on an “industrial scale.” Mark Whitehead investigates what the unions intend to do. Nurses should be paid in the same way as people who do the corresponding work at the NHS, a charity has said. Unison needs a high turnout to get a clear picture from the point of view of all members, so please consider voting in consultation – it`s your union and your salary! Northamptonshire County Council has informed its employees that they need to take a mandatory unpaid day off to save 2m per month. Salary rewards for NJC employees in downtown London inside and outside include consolidated London weights. Here you will find pay incentives for 2020/21 for London employees Why do some councils have a gender pay gap and how will they manage them? Mark Whitehead investigates….