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Prospect negotiators for the education and children's services group give their updates from the last month.

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Prospect's Education and Children's Services Group will be holding its 2019 professional seminar at the Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel on Friday 22 November.  

Private sector employers have geared up their preparations for April 2020 changes in tax law affecting workers providing services through their own limited companies.

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Defence unions ask conciliation service to help break pay deadlock
  • 09 December 2019

The Ministry of Defence has agreed to the unions’ request to use Acas, the conciliation service, to break the deadlock over pay for 2019.


Jersey’s teaching assistants vote on three-year pay deal
  • 28 November 2019

Prospect is balloting teaching assistants, key workers and related employees in Jersey on a pay deal for 2018 to 2020.


Why we are launching our Dignity At Work charter
  • 10 December 2019

Sector president Richard Clatworthy explains why he believes our Dignity at Work Charter for the energy sector is so timely and important.


Environment Agency members suspend industrial action
  • 21 November 2019

Members working for the Environment Agency in Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, the East and West Midlands and Northamptonshire have suspended their industrial action.


British Library members reject pay offer
  • 13 November 2019

Prospect members in the British Library have rejected their pay offer for 2019/20.


Accenture offers paybill increase of 1.75%
  • 05 December 2019

Prospect is recommending that members in Accenture accept their pay offer for 2019.


Met Police offers 2% consolidated increase
  • 19 November 2019

Prospect members in the Metropolitan Police Service have voted to accept their pay offer for 2019.


Why we are launching our Dignity At Work charter
  • 10 December 2019

Sector president Richard Clatworthy explains why he believes our Dignity at Work Charter for the energy sector is so timely and important.


Guernsey’s health and social care workers vote on revised pay offer
  • 03 December 2019

Prospect is balloting members in Guernsey who are on Agenda for Change contract terms on a revised pay offer for 2019.


Scottish scientists meet deputy first minister about proposed job cuts
  • 06 November 2019

Prospect reps at the James Hutton Institute met Scotland’s deputy first minister, John Swinney, to discuss the proposed redundancies at the Institute, the impact on staff and the organisation and the financial challenges it faces.


Prospect statement following reports referee targeted with threatening messages
  • 07 January 2019

Prospect, the independent union for Professional Referees in Scotland, is appalled by media reports that a referee may have been targeted with threatening messages.


Gibraltar’s air traffic controllers accept three-year pay deal
  • 02 December 2019

After a long-running dispute and industrial action, Prospect’s air traffic controllers in Gibraltar have accepted an improved pay offer.