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Fife Pay Justice (Repost)

Posted: 5th July 2018

GMB Scotland in Fife Council – Fife Pay Justice 

The priority of GMB Scotland is the defence of your interests. That’s why we have launched Fife Pay Justice. 

Fife Pay Justice is a campaign on behalf of staff who work in the following roles for Fife Council, who have been subject to the council’s job…

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Sex Discrimination and Equal Pay

Posted: 7th June 2018

Dear Member

 

We believe that Fife Council is continuing to discriminate against you on the grounds that the interpretation of the new job evaluation scheme is wrong, resulting in you potentially missing out on money that you are entitled to.

 

GMB believe when you were put up a pay grade and if you…

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JOB EVAULATION UPDATE

Posted: 4th May 2018

Recently went up a grade? Come along to one of our drop in centres.

Templehall Community Centre 2-4pm 14th May (Kirkcaldy)

Leven Centre 2-4pm 14th May (Levenmouth)

Lomond Centre 2-4pm 14th May (Glenrothes)

Dell Farquharson 3.30- 5.30pm 14th May (Dunfermline)

IT IS YOUR INTEREST TO ATTEND. Please circulate as wide as possible.

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COSLA PAY BALLOT

Posted: 4th May 2018

A workplace ballot will take place at the following locations/time. Make sure that your voice is heard.

08/05/18 Methilhaven Depot

11/05/18 Napier House 12.30 – 13.30.

14/5/18 Kingdom House and Rothsay House 11.00 – 13.00 and Auchmuty High School and Bell Baxter High School 14.00 – 15.30.

15 & 16/05/18 Woodmill High and St. Columba’s High.

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Posted: 24th April 2018

GMB Scotland & Our Rejection of the COSLA Pay Offer

You will have seen my communication to everyone last week that the GMB COSLA Delegates have decided we recommend our members reject the final offer from COSLA for this year’s pay award. As GMB reps and as the leaders in your workplace members will…

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Job Evaluation

Posted: 21st February 2018

Have you recently received a letter saying that you grade is going up? Come along to one of our drop in centres next week:

Tuesday 27th February 13.00 – 16.00 Templehall Community Centre Kirkcaldy

Tuesday 27th February 13.00 – 16.00 Cupar County Buildings Ground Floor room 002

Thursday 1st March 13.00 – 16.00 New City…

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SSSC

Posted: 21st February 2018

On Friday the 9th of February 2018  at Dundee Sheriff Court, a Care Workers who is a member of GMB Scotland won a landmark appeal against the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC – the regulatory body for Support and Social Workers in Scotland).  The member was represented at the appeal hearing by Brian McLaughlin from UnionLine…

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