“We Want To Get It Right This Time, Don’t We?” Barnet UNISON Family Services report


  1. Extend formal staff consultation by at least 1 month
  2. Request for an update of progress and developments following the consultation to come to this Committee prior to it going to General Purpose Committee (formerly GFC) and bring to this Committee hard data regarding the changes proposed here.
  3. Ensure the trade unions and staff are fully engaged with all aspects of the restructure including any changes to role profiles and that the trade unions are formally involved in the job evaluation process.
  4. Engage staff fully in the development and design of the new services before the consultation of the restructure takes place. Amongst other concerns there are significant Health and Safety considerations for staff and the public regarding the changing usage of some of the premises mentioned in this report.

To view full report click on link Barnet UNISON Response to Children, Young People and Family Hubs 0-19 FBC 2018