See the letter from PSPRB Chair in relation to the Pay Review:
PR 223: PAY REVIEW BODY RECOMMENDATIONS
The POA will take its time considering all aspects of the Pay Review Body recommendations and not just comment on the headline figure of 2.5 per cent.
Prison Service Pay Review Body Nineteenth Report on England and Wales 2020
The role of the Prison Service Pay Review Body is to provide independent advice on the remuneration of governing governors and operational managers, prison officers and support grades in the England and Wales Prison Service.
CIRC 114: STAFF WHO ARE SHIELDING AT HOME
The National Executive Committee have been made aware of further guidance that affects staff who are Extremely Vulnerable and remain at home shielding. Members should be made aware of the following correspondence that has been forwarded to all Governors and PGDs.
CIRC 113: PERSONAL INJURY ASSAULT CLAIMS
POA Circular 105/2020 was recently promulgated and it highlighted the successes that our legal provider, Thompsons Solicitors had achieved for our members in 2019.
CIRC 112: PENSION CHANGES MADE IN APRIL 2015 AND ILL HEALTH RETIREMENT
POA Circular 109/2020 requested members currently going through the Ill Health Retirement process, who were past members of the Classic Pension Scheme, to contact the Deputy General Secretary to prepare a legal challenge.
CIRC 111: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for the 24th June 2020, for your information.
CIRC 110: PENSION CHANGES MADE IN APRIL 2015 AND ILL HEALTH RETIREMENT
Thank you for your responses to the above Circular.
CIRC 109: PENSION CHANGES MADE IN APRIL 2015 AND ILL HEALTH RETIREMENT
As members are aware, the pension arrangements for Prison Officer Grades and Custody Officers who were/are in the PCSPS were fundamentally changed in April 2015 by Government, despite opposition from the POA and other unions.
CIRC 108: NATIONAL CHAIR UPDATE JULY 2020
Please bring the contents of this Circular to the attention of all members.