Public service news updates
At a meeting today with Derek McKay the Scottish Governments Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Constitution, Prospect continued to argue for a pay increase for civil servants which reflects their increased cost of living
Prospect responded to a Cabinet Office consultation on reforming civil service redundancy compensation terms by calling for government to honour past agreements with members.
Prospect members working at the Met Office have voted to accept a deal negotiated to end the gender pay gap for staff working at the Met Office.
Prospect has welcomed a new report looking into the impact of mental health in the workplace – but urged the government to show leadership in tackling the problem.
Garry Graham, Prospect deputy general secretary, spills the beans on the public services sector.