We have now reached an agreement with SPS/NNB following protracted negotiations.
Headline details of the settlement are as follows:
Any hours over 39 to be paid at time and a quarter(Drivers & supervisors)
Any day time weekend working will be paid at time and a quarter(Drivers & supervisors)
VPT team hourly rate to be increased, plus any hours over 39 paid at time and a quarter
£1000 goodwill payment as part of the First group takeover, thanking staff for all their hard work over the last twelve months.
The final offer was accepted following a ballot of Unite members.
Percentage turnout 70.4%
Percentage in favour of accepting offer 82.4%
Percentage against 17.6%
Thank you all for your support
Unite Senior SPS