29 October 2021
PCS is aware of issues regarding additional payments made to Digital Support Officers relating to the changes in the way staff carrying out these roles are paid.
8 October 2021
As part of the MoJ pay deal a number of existing allowances and ways of remuneration for certain specialist grade jobs changed and interim arrangements have been put in place pending a series of reviews across all of these roles.
16 September 2021
PCS has met with the HMCTS pay team to discuss specialist pay. The meeting focussed on Saturday and bank holiday ‘occasional’ courts and legal adviser pay. HMCTS has advised that the proposal outlined to PCS is an interim arrangement.
13 July 2021
The latest government announcement confirmed that the plans to ease lockdown restrictions will go ahead as planned on 19 July 2021.
30 June 2021
After its income was hit by the pandemic, the British Council has notified us that it intends to begin formal redundancy consultation. This could lead to around 2000 job cuts across the organisation, in addition to cuts overseas.