You will be aware that management have sought to begin a Test & Learn and Labour Market Call Activation whereby members will be required to engage Q&A sheets and call activation templates to support new claimants to Universal Credit.

The Civil Service Executive Committee have given consideration to a Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS) pay claim for 2020/21 and taking everything into consideration believe we should lodge a pay claim as set out below. The Executive Committee now wish to consult branches on this proposed claim:

Further to my correspondence yesterday, I wanted to write to you about a meeting we had this morning with DfC senior management regarding plans to open JBOs from Monday 08 June 2020.

NICS Members Guide for 2019/20 is now available for download, click on the image below, alternatively a see the Publications section of the homepage, where all out NIPSA publications are always available.

Further to previous correspondence on the above issue I am delighted to advise Branches and members who have Agency Workers within our membership that we have achieved an excellent and significant victory for Agency Workers.