Category: Members

  • IWMD and May Day March 2016

    There are two major events coming up soon organised by the Aberdeen Trades Union Council which we'd encourage all branch member's to attend.  Aberdeen May Day March & Rally The annual May Day March for International Workers' Day will take place this year on Saturday 30th April. All trade unions, community organisations, friends and families…

  • Branch Pay Offer Consultation 2017/18

    We have now received a "full and final" written pay offer from the national employers’ organisation the Universities & Colleges Employers Association (UCEA). The offer for 2017-18 follows pay talks between the employers and joint Higher Education unions, and consists of: a 1.7% increase from 1 August for all staff covered by the higher education…

  • HE Unions Reject Initial Pay Offer

    Higher education unions, including UNISON, and employers are due to meet again to discuss this year’s pay rise on 10 May. At the last meeting on Friday 13 April, higher education employers offered to increase pay by 1.7%, or £325 a year (full-time equivalent), whichever is higher. The joint trade unions replied that university workers…

  • May Day Events – March & BBQ!

    May Day International Workers’ Day Aberdeen March & Rally 4th May 11:00am-12:30pm Start at Rubislaw Terrace Gardens to march down Union Street for rally at Castlegate Come along for the march or the rally! If you’d be able to help out and carry the UNISON branch banner just contact us and let us know! Young…

  • Branch Christmas Competition 2021

    Once more we are running our fantastic Christmas Competition, which is open to members only for all our current UNISON members at both the Robert Gordon University and the University of Aberdeen. Prizes this year are an amazing top of the range Gaming Laptop. We'll also have two Apple iPad minis up for grabs and…

  • Winter Fuel Grants 2016

    Worried About Paying Your Winter Fuel Bill?   With rising fuel costs and another cold winter looming many members on low income are worried about how they're going to pay their winter fuel bills.   Help is on hand   'There for You' has set up a limited fund to help UNISON members on low…

  • Branch Christmas Competition 2019 – Results

    The branch held our prize draw for our fantastic Christmas Competition and we're pleased to announce we now have our five prize winners for this year. The prizes this year were: an amazing Apple iPad Pro (10.5" WiFi 256Gb) Space Grey. our ever popular Dinner and a Show for Two (x2) and our Luxury Christmas…

  • Branch Christmas Competition 2016

    Once more we are running our fantastic Christmas Competition, which is open to members only for all our current UNISON members at both the Robert Gordon University and the University of Aberdeen. Prizes this year are an amazing Sony Playstation 4 1TB, with 3 games included and a £50 Amazon Voucher to expand your collection.…

  • Branch Christmas Competition 2018

    Once more we are running our fantastic Christmas Competition, which is open to members only for all our current UNISON members at both the Robert Gordon University and the University of Aberdeen. Prizes this year are an amazing MSI Gaming Laptop. We'll also have our ever popular Dinner and a Show for Two, and Christmas…

  • UNISON Coronavirus Information

    We understand this is a difficult time for everyone and that you may have queries or need support.    We have been engaging with both Universities throughout this period and they have created FAQ areas which should answer the majority of queries: RGU Coronavirus FAQs UofA Coronavirus FAQs The main item to highlight is that…