About the Branch

UNISON is the UK’s largest union, serving more than 1.3 million members. We represent full-time and part-time staff who provide public services, although they may be employed in both the public and private sectors.

UNISON is Britain’s most effective trade union, representing 1.3 million people working in the UK’s public services. We negotiate better pay and conditions, help individuals in trouble and campaign for a safer, fairer society.

UNISON represents over 5700 staff in Bolton Council, Local Colleges and Bolton University, Bolton At Home plus a range of other local services & voluntary organisation’s.

The Branch represents staff of all grades who work for Bolton Council; from housing officers to teaching assistants, caretakers to library staff, environmental health officers to social and school support workers.