Unison commends revised pay offer to council staff

August 2009
Community Care;8/6/2009, Issue 1782, p10
The article reports that local government social workers' unions in Great Britain have told members that the revised pay offer of 1% increase for 2009-10 is the best available through negotiation. General Municipal and Boilermakers Union and Unite will meet shortly to decide whether to recommend the offer. Employees earning less than £ 13,703 a year will receive 1.25% this year, though this figure is lower than the pay deals concluded in several other public sector areas.


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