The Wakefield District Branch of UNISON has thousands of members organised across WMDC and over 80 other employers. These members also deliver key services to the public, some of these members are from the Meat Hygiene Service, Colleges, Probation, West Yorkshire Joint Services, the Voluntary Sector, Housing Associations, the caring fields, Wakefield & District Housing, car parks and areas of education other than the LEA to name but a few.
UNISON prides itself on being a member-led organisation that operates not only as a bargaining and negotiating body but also as a campaigning group.
UNISON is one of the UK’s largest trade unions, serving more than 1.3 million members. We represents full-time and part-time staff who provide public services, although they may be employed in both the public and private sectors.