About the branch

UNISON Blackpool Local Government Branch has over 2500 members working across the town in a variety of public sector roles from social workers to teaching assistants, sports coaches to cleaners and many more.

Our larger employers include Blackpool Council, Fylde Council, Blackpool Coastal Housing, Blackpool Housing Company, ENVECO and the majority of Blackpool schools and academies.

We also have members who work for local private sector employers, providing services to the public sector such as: care homes, nurseries and charities.

We represent members, negotiate and bargain on their behalf, campaign for better working pay and conditions, and provide advice on workplace related issues.

Our Branch is run by a committed group of individuals who believe passionately in public services and the public sector ethos. You can find out more about them here.