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THE GMB BALLOT OF ALL ASU-GMB AMBULANCE MEMBERS IN ENGLAND HAS BEGUN – BALLOT CLOSES FRIDAY 23RD AUGUST 2013 – USE YOUR VOTE

The GMB Ballot on Annex E arrangements and the proposal by NHS Employers to deduct the Unsociable Hours allowance when staff take sickness leave is now open and will run until FRIDAY 23rd AUGUST 2013 – NOON. A GMB pack covering the background of Annex E discussions and a series of documents including ballot details…

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NHS Employers propose to deduct Unsocial Hours Allowance when you take sickness leave

The GMB Union rejected all the changes recently made to the Agenda for Change Agreement and despite best efforts was outvoted by other unions.   The NHS Employers have stated that to ensure fairness and equity across the NHS the deduction of the Unsociable Hours Allowance should apply to all NHS workers including those covered…

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Annex E negotiations – Update (June 2013)

As previously reported the GMB union rejected the changes to the Agenda for Change handbook in February 2013 but lost the vote at the full NHS Staff Council. I have been updating regions over the past few months on the status of Annex E discussions and a further meeting on Annex E took place last…

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