Unison calls for 2.3% or more

February 2009
Community Care;2/19/2009, Issue 1758, p8
The article reports that Unison has urged consul employers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland to ensure the 2009-10 pay rise for their staff does not fall below 2.3%. The figure has been based on other pay settlements already agreed in the public sector. Heather Wakefield, the union's head of local government said they would not expect anything less than the lowest public sector increase agreed for 2009-10, which has been 2.3% for probation staff.


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