The POA recently conducted a pay ballot for Mitie Care & Custody ICE & OCC staff that are part of the bargaining unit under the POA/Mitie Care & Custody recognition agreement.
CIRC 051: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for 26th May 2021 for your information.
CIRC 050: General Secretary Update: New Sentencing Guidelines
The POA have campaigned over the last couple of years to ensure when POA members are assaulted that the Courts take it seriously
CIRC 048: National Chair Update May 2021
Please bring the contents of this circular to the attention of all POA members.
CIRC 046: GENERAL SECRETARY UPDATE NUMBER 2/2021
I have received many emails over the last few weeks from branch officials and indeed members in general.
CIRC 045: POST COVID SYNDROME SUPPORT (LONG COVID)
HMPPS are offering new services for those who are suffering Long Covid 19, please see attached and below.
CIRC 044: RESEARCH ON POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) POA MEMBERS
Many members will be aware that stress and anxiety amongst staff has become an ever more pressing issue for the POA.
CIRC 043: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for 28th April 2021 for your information.
CIRC 042: IN MEMORY OF ANN-MARIE LAIDLER (STOKE HEATH)
It is with great regret that Ann-Marie tragically passed away very suddenly. She was a long term POA member serving at both Drake Hall and Stoke Heath.
CIRC 040: TUC LONG COVID SURVEY
The TUC has launched an online survey for workers who are experiencing or have experienced Long Covid. We want to better understand their experiences at work and what additional workplace support they may need.