Unite health members vote in favour of NHS pay deal

NHS health workers have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the three-year pay deal proposed by the government.

Threat to school nurse jobs in Birmingham

Unite warns that vulnerable children could be hit by the threat to axe a ‘significant’ number of school nurse jobs by the Birmingham School Advisory Service.

NHS pay ballot now open

Unite health members can begin voting this week on the NHS pay offer.

Unions consulting on NHS pay deal

A pay increase of over 6% has been agreed that will benefit NHS England staff on the Agenda for Change contract in a new NHS pay deal.

Community Practitioner due out next week

The first issue of the journal for 2018 will be sent out to members next week (15 January).

Pay cap protest

Unite-CPHVA members joined nurses and other health professionals on Wednesday (6 September) outside Parliament in Westminster to protest against the 1% public sector pay cap.

Lobbying against the cuts

With health visitor and school nurse numbers falling, Unite-CPHVA held an event at parliament as part of a drive to protect the professions.

Mary Seacole: leading by example

As the Mary Seacole Awards invite entries, previous winner Joanne McEwan describes the work that led up to this recognition and the opportunities it has created, while Helen Bedford outlines the benefits of mentorship.

Join the fight to save our services

After the success of the #ourNHS protest in London, Unite-CPHVA invites you to join the lobby of parliament on 26 April to save your service.

Join the fight to protect public health

A unique opportunity is calling: join the ‘Love Your Health Visitor/Love Your School Nurse’ lobby of parliament on 26 April and make your voice heard…

Your vote counts

With elections imminent, Unite is urging all members to get involved and vote for the next generation of union representatives. We hear more from the general secretary candidates.