May Day Event 2021
GMB Northants Community Branch will be hosting a May Day Event on Saturday 1st May 2021
GMB, the union for Asda workers has hailed a ‘massive victory’ as the Supreme Court ruled in favour of 40,000 workers today.
The ruling means shop floor staff at Asda can be compared to workers in the distribution centre for the purposes of their equal pay claim.
GMB has now called on Asda bosses to meet with them and discuss the next stage of the shop workers’ compensation claim, which could run to £500 million.
International Women's Day 2021 is on Monday the 8th March 2021
Join GMB Midland and East Coast Women's Committee for an online celebration with special invited speakers on Monday 8th March at 6:30PM. to mark International Women's Day 2021.
If you would like to join in you can register here to attend online
GMB Northants Community Branch will be holding an election for branch officers and committee members at the June Branch meeting on Wednesday the 30th June 2021 at 7pm
Branch elections are held every 4 years and the branch would normally have had elections in June 2020, but because of the impact of coronavirus they were postponed until 2021
Our branch secretary Gordon Glassford has served the branch for 19 years and wishes to retire, so he will not be standing for election again.
GMB Union have launched a petition calling on the Government to give our NHS heroes a proper pay increase.
After a decade of real terms pay cuts, it's time for pay justice for our NHS staff.
Please SIGN and SHARE HERE
The July meeting of the GMB Northants Community Branch will be on Wednesday the 29th July 2020 at 7pm via Zoom web meeting
Branch members can obtain the Zoom meeting link from our WhatsApp Group or below.
You can download the July Agenda here and the June Summary Minutes here, both in PDF file format
This guide aims to provide schools and trusts with information and guidance as well as signposting to other resources to best support the wellbeing of their staff, especially during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Download your copy here (PDF)
GMB on Mumsnet 21st May 2020
Mumsnet has seen people coming to their website for employment advice and support in the past weeks, so they have partnered with GMB Union to set up a Work Clinic to make available experts to help answer questions.
To start off, GMB has provided a panel of experts to help with understanding your employment rights and keeping safe at work
April 2020 Branch Web Meeting
The April meeting of the GMB Northants Community Branch will be on Wednesday the 29th April 2020 at 7pm as a web meeting using zoom.us.
GMB union has created a Coronavirus hub where GMB National will be continually updating advice for union members including frequently asked questions like: what to do if you are exposed to Coronavirus or required to self-isolate.
Visit the GMB Coronavirus hub at: gmb.org.uk/coronavirus
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