I am writing to advise members with regard to the steps we are taking to give effect to the Employment Tribunal remedy we have won in the pension age discrimination claims filed for members.
CIRC 023: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for 10th and 24th February 2021 for your information. Yours sincerely STEVE GILLANGeneral Secretary ...
CIRC 022: YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO A TAX REFUND…
If you pay tax, there’s a fairly high chance you’ve paid too much.
CIRC 021: REGIME PROGRESSION
Please make yourselves familiar with the latest GOLD Briefing that has been issued to all Governors (copy enclosed).
CIRC 019: RALLY FOR A WORKERS’ BUDGET
As part of the “Winning a Pay-Rise for Key Workers Campaign” the TUC’s Public Service Liaison Group, of which the POA is a member, is organising an eve of the budget rally on 2nd March 2021.
CIRC 018: HMPPS AND POA JOINT STATEMENT- CONTACT TRACING IN HMPPS
Please find enclosed Joint Statement between POA/HMPPS regarding the above.
CIRC 017: POA MEMBERS AS KEY WORKERS DESERVE A PAY RISE
As part of the TUC campaign all KEY WORKERS deserve a pay rise, the POA support this campaign for all key workers. Let me make it clear Prison Officer Grades, OSGs and Custodial Workers are key workers, as are all our POA members in secure hospitals or wherever they work.
CIRC 016: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for 27th January 2021 for your information.
CIRC 015: GOVERNMENT’S PROPOSALS REGARDING AGE DISCRIMINATION
Members will recall that the Court of Appeal decided in 2018 that the changes made to the Civil Service and NHS pension schemes in 2015 were unlawful.
CIRC 014: COVID VACCINES WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION
Please see below a note on the WHO’s position on occupational vaccines by Ivan Dimov of WHO: