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  • Jobcentre staff to strike over cuts


    A WEEK of strike action was announced yesterday after the government said it would close almost one in 10 jobcentres.

    Public-sector union PCS said 50 of its members at the Eastern Avenue jobcentre in Sheffield, one of the threatened sites, will walk out from July 17 to 21 July...

    Thursday 6th Jul 2017

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • Jobcentre staff to strike over closures


    JOBCENTRE staff are set to walk out in Sheffield today as part of a national campaign against closure plans.

    Members of Civil Service union PCS are staging a five-day strike in protest at the government axing 78 jobcentres nationwide.

    PCS general secretary Mark Serwotka...

    Monday 12th Jun 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • PCS calls for reinstatement of staff after 20 strike days


    CIVIL SERVANTS’ union PCS called yesterday for workers sacked by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) to be reinstated after 20 days of strike action.

    Workers in Manchester ended five days of walkouts, following action of the same duration in London, Glasgow, and...

    Saturday 10th Jun 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Staff walk out to oppose closures


    WORKERS at a jobcentre in one of the most deprived areas in Sheffield walked out today in protest against its closure.

    The government’s attack on public services and jobs has targeted the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Eastern Avenue jobcentre which provides vital...

    Friday 2nd Jun 2017

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • PCS calls for probe into anti-left plot


    Serwotka condemns papers exposing crackdown on Macreadie

    Friday 26th May 2017

    posted by Conrad Landin in Britain

  • PCS Conference: Universal income ‘a big risk’


    UNIVERSAL basic income (UBI) is “not a panacea” and would come with “significant risk,” delegates at the PCS conference warned yesterday.

    The policy has gained significant support and interest among trade unions over the past few years, with general unions Unite...

    Friday 26th May 2017

    posted by Conrad Landin in Britain

  • PCS: Current laws ‘failing transgender staff’


    TRANSGENDER civil servants are being endangered by current legislation, the PCS conference heard yesterday.

    A motion passed at the Civil Service union’s annual conference warned that discrimination laws “only protects those who intend to undergo, are currently undergoing or...

    Friday 26th May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • PCS: Civil servants will get behind Labour


    PCS union overwhelmingly votes for positive change

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    posted by Conrad Landin in Britain

  • PCS: Serwotka presses for end to zero-hours


    CIVIL Service union PCS leader Mark Serwotka called yesterday for an end to zero-hours contracts as a study revealed that one-third of public-sector workers are surviving on fluctuating income.

    A survey of over 10,000 civil servants and council workers found that 45 per cent are...

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    posted by Conrad Landin in Britain

  • PCS on way to ending system


    THE PCS union has made “significant progress” towards “defeating” the Civil Service’s punitive performance management regime, members’ conference heard yesterday.

    A new performance management system will be in operation across the Civil Service for...

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain


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