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ET Role Change Leaflet


March for Homes - A5 Leaflet for Circulation

The March for Homes event has been called by Defend Council Housing and South London Peoples Assembley in response to the housing crisis in London. It is being sponsored by a wide range of trade union and community groups (see the 


MIPIM - Housing Report

In October, branch Member Glyn Robbins reported on the obscene MIPIM property developers event that was taking place in London, and the campaign groups that were coming together to oppose it (read more on this and Glyn's article, published in the Guardian,


Sector Standards - For Housing and Social Care Workers

The commissioning process for housing and social care services has led to employers cutting pay, terms and conditions to become more 'competitive'. Yet housing associations in particular have made record surpluses for the last few years and can well afford decent pay, terms and conditions


Sector Standards - Statement of Principles

The Sector Standards should be adopted by all reasonable employers and commissioners who care about the services they provide to their community, The Standards cover pay, union recognition, working hours, working patterns, staffing levels, staff training and pensions. Every housing worker should


Impact of Welfare Reform on Housing Employees

Almost half of housing staff have experienced resident suicide threats according to a recent report from the consultancy, 'Straight Forward'. Just 25% of workers report feeling well equipped to deal with the situation. The report entitled 'Impact of welfare reform on ho