Thankyou for contacting the Suffolk County Branch of UNISON.
Due to unprecedented calls and email correspondences the branch will endeavour to answer your query as soon as feasibly possible.
The branch is receiving enquires surrounding your pay rights and COVID-19 issues and we advise everyone to follow stipulated Government guidelines and also speak to your employer with any concerns you may have.
The guidelines from the Government are changing by the day and we need time to absorb this information to give you the appropriate support and guidance, so please be patient whilst we endeavour to familiarise ourselves with ever changing information.
Please take time to research this information and know what your rights are during this difficult period. It is important that the branch gives out correct information to its membership.
We thank you for your time and patience during this difficult time
With Best Wishes
UNISON Suffolk County Branch
Updates on COVID-19:
Guidance for educational settings:
Guidance for social or community care and residential settings: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-for-social-or-community-care-and-residential-settings-on-covid-19
Travel advice for those travelling and living overseas:
Latest Department for Education information:
Suffolk County Branch of UNISON provides support to members working for Suffolk County Council (including apprentices), The Food Standards Agency (FSA), Suffolk schools and academies, higher and further education (including University of Suffolk and other colleges), Vertas Ltd, Concertus, Care UK, Suffolk Libraries, Realise Futures, Leading Lives, Kier, private care homes and voluntary and community sector organisations in Suffolk.
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