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GMB@TCPerthCPU

Posted: 15th September 2021

Dear member,

Due to delays with Perth and Kinross Council, it is not likely that the CPU and the full terms etc will be in place before the end of the year.

Where members have another job lined up or if you would like to apply for redundancy etc. Please contact your rep or the…

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TC@Cleaning and catering

Posted: 1st September 2021

Dear member, This email is to clarify the agreement for cleaning cover – For secondary schools the agreement is that staff are expected to cover an area for 4 days. For primary schools it is 3 days. Both of these days cover are in total, not 4 days per week or month for example. Cover for…

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GMB@DCCHomecare

Posted: 16th July 2021

Dear member, GMB Union have been  pressurising DCC regarding the terrible conditions that you have all been working under and the service that is being provided to our most vulnerable. We had previously advised you that we have had a couple of meetings and still the problems persist. You may have seen Jim in the…

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GMB@Homecare

Posted: 25th June 2021

GMB Dundee City Council Homecare Members (and please share with non-members) Despite us being given assurances from social care management that measures are being put in place to help with workload and changing duties, we have been inundated with calls from you expressing concerns about what you are having to endure right now. We know…

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GMB DCC Pay Justice Update – TC’s Members

Posted: 23rd June 2021

Jim Cunningham and Helen Meldrum met with officers from Dundee City Council yesterday regarding the GMB grievance over pay injustice in the council and its associate employers, Leisure and Culture Dundee and Tayside Contracts. .. There is nothing to report from that meeting other than there are still documents and details of bonuses that they have not shared…

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GMB DCC Pay Justice Update – LACD Members

Posted: 23rd June 2021

Jim Cunningham and Helen Meldrum met with officers from Dundee City Council yesterday regarding the GMB grievance over pay injustice in the council and its associate employers, Leisure and Culture Dundee and Tayside Contracts. .. There is nothing to report from that meeting other than there are still documents and details of bonuses that they have not shared…

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GMB Dundee City Council Education Members

Posted: 18th June 2021

Dear member, We (GMB Union) have requested that the vaccination plans are ramped up for members who want to be vaccinated. We have asked for vaccination buses to go to schools to allow staff to access this during the working day, however as it’s almost the summer break, we have also requested that Dundee City…

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GMB@TaysideContracts

Posted: 28th May 2021

Being a part of GMB Union works! 

You will recall last year GMB took the lead in submitting a collective grievance on behalf of members in Tayside Contracts who had been forced to take annual leave. This contradicted the agreement that we had reached with Tayside Contracts as well as the national agreement we reached with COSLA. 

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