Tag Archives: Caterlink

Camden UNISON newsletter for Caterlink staff #03

Please see here our latest newsletter for Camden Caterlink workers, with important updates about our campaign for the London living wage and INSET day and overtime backpay claims. It also contains details of our next mass meeting for Caterlink workers which will be Monday 9 February at 3:30 PM in the Crowndale centre, 218 Eversholt Street, NW1 1BD, on the second floor in training room 2. It is vital that as many workers attend as possible to decide on the next stage of the campaign. Continue reading

School meals workers living wage campaign

IMG_7453This is our home page for our campaign for living wage for school meals  workers  employed in Camden schools, most of whom were paid only the national minimum wage, and well short of the London living wage of £9.15 per hour. We have now won the London living wage for the vast majority of these workers, but some schools are still paying below it so the campaign continues. Continue reading

Excellent coverage of our Caterlink living wage campaign in CNJ

Living_Wage_Lobby_-_3This week’s Camden New Journal has two articles about our campaign for the living wage for Camden school meals at Caterlink, which you can read here. Continue reading

Camden UNISON newsletter for Caterlink staff #02

Read on for our new October newsletter for Caterlink school meals workers with an update on our London living wage campaign, the successes we have had so far and what we need to do step up the campaign. Continue reading

Camden UNISON wins pay rise for Caterlink workers, but still a long way to go

Following pressure from our campaign for the London living wage for school meals workers, Caterlink has given a 4.6% pay increase, for the first time moving Caterlink workers off the national minimum wage up to £6.60 per hour. However this still leaves these workers languishing well below the level of the London living wage of £8.80 per hour, and our campaign for the living wage continues. Continue reading

Camden UNISON newsletter for Caterlink staff #01

Camden UNISON has produced a new newsletter for Camden Caterlink workers. This issue, from July 2014, has an update from our meeting with management about the living wage pay claim, INSET days, sick pay and holiday pay, other living wage campaigns and more. Continue reading

Camden UNISON submits living wage pay claim for Caterlink members

Camden UNISON has submitted a claim for school kitchen workers on the Caterlink contract for a new pay scale starting at the London living wage of £8.80 per hour, as well as increased sick pay and holiday pay. The claim, requested to be put into place from 1 April 2014 was agreed by a mass meeting of Caterlink members in February. Continue reading

Camden school kitchen workers launch living wage campaign with Town Hall lobby

Living_Wage_Lobby_-_3Kitchen staff who provide healthy meals to Camden school children lobbied the Town Hall during Living Wage Week to launch their campaign for the London Living Wage of £8.80 per hour. Continue reading