Thursday at 8pm the nation turns out to clap in appreciation at the work our essential public sector workers who each day place the interests and safety of our most vulnerable citizens ahead of their own. You will find no more obvious example of selfless public service than that shown by workers in 1000’s of residential care homes across the UK. Residential care homes are never a destination of choice, but they represent an important part […]
Regional Secretary’s Blog
Chris Jenkinson is UNISON East Midland’s regional secretary. He speaks up for UNISON members, campaigns for public services and leads the union in the region.
Read Chris’ blog for views on issues UNISON is working on and information on what he’s doing.
Directors of Adult Social Services say that the supply chain for PPE has been “shambolic” and that testing for care workers hasn’t been properly thought through. An important intervention from this influential group of local government professionals. From the outset of the Covid-19 crisis UNISON has been demanding the appropriate PPE for all our public services workers. While the media narrative has focused on our big […]