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November 24th, 2017

BRANCH HAS LAUNCHED AN OLDER WORKFORCE SURVEY for all SPFT staff 50 years of age or over. This comes after we called on the Trust to develop an older workforce strategy to combat current and future recruitment and retention issues.

"The older workforce not only brings...

November 24th, 2017

UNISON SUSSEX PARTNERSHIP BRANCH IS CALLING ON THE TRUST to develop a strategy for retaining it's older workforce, which is nationally defined as workers 50 + years of age.

With recruitment of new staff at near crisis point, the NHS is likely to face a huge challenge as a result of the...

May 27th, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

A new branch website is currently under construction, the result of which means that we shall not be using this current website as much as usual.

For the most up to date information on UNISON Branch make sure you are recieving the internal workplace bulletin.

May 27th, 2016

The recent trial of Matthew Daley which concluded last week with his conviction of manslaughter at Lewes Crown Court, highlights the difficult decisions our clinical staff face day in day out when caring for people with serious mental health conditions.

This high profile case has resulted...