It’s been six months since taking up my role as Scottish National Committee (SNC) Chair and to say it’s been quick is an understatement.
Scotland: Covid continues to impact on us all
Phil Fairlie, Assistant General Secretary for Scotland, reflects on the past 12 months
SCOTLAND: RE: GENERAL UPDATE
As mentioned in our last general update we are keen to continue this communication source, so we hope the following is helpful.
SCOTLAND: COMMUNICATION MEETING – PERTH CIVIL SERVICE CLUB – 27 JULY 2021
The SNC have booked Perth Civil Service club for a Communications meeting, to take place on Tuesday 27th July.
SCOTLAND: TO: ALL BRANCH COMMITTEES
Following our meeting this morning the SNC have reluctantly decided that there is insufficient assurance or certainty around us being able to stage our annual conference planned for October this year, and this circular is to inform you that we have decided to cancel it until next year.
SCOTLAND: RE: NCRG SUBGROUP
As per POAS circular 22/21, Jim McCabe and I are on an NCRG subgroup to get a date agreed for staff returning to Pre COVID attendance patterns.
SCOTLAND: RE SCOTTISH NATIONAL COMMITTEE BRANCH ALLOCATIONS
Please find attached the branch allocation for the Scottish National Committee.
SCOTLAND: RE STAFF COVID TESTING
As you will be aware staff testing has been rolled out across the whole estate and available in each prison for those who wish to volunteer to be tested.
SCOTLAND: RE: NCRG SUB-GROUP: RESTORATION OF FULL SERVICES
A subgroup has been set up from the NCRG with a view to looking back over the past year and more to establish what has been learned, and what opportunities that may offer up to change how we do some of what we have traditionally delivered, and what the future may start to look like as we go forward.
SCOTLAND: PRESS RELEASE
Following a workplace ballot on the NHS pay offer to our membership in the State Hospital we can confirm that our members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of accepting the pay offer.