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25/10/2019

The Law and Reasonable Adjustments: Your Passport to Equality.

Unlike many employment rights, protection against discrimination is from day one. It is a travesty that you have to “earn” your full employment rights by being […]
25/10/2019

The vital work of the Napo Reps Panel

When a member is involved in a complex case where their employment is potentially at risk it is vital they have a Representative with the necessary […]
25/10/2019

Napo wins important ET victory

Napo has won an important victory in the Employment Tribunal, securing paid contractual notice for members who retire or are dismissed after periods of long-term absence. […]
25/10/2019

Mitigating Pension Climate Change

The pension weather forecast is unstable. A number of pension events are moving towards areas of high pension pressure. These have been building up, the side […]
23/10/2019

Double Discrimination?

People from Black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds believe that criminal record disclosure rules negatively impact their chances of finding employment a recent report has […]
23/10/2019

Prison staff want to be safe inside

Napo is one of nine unions who have come together to form the Safety in Prisons campaign, set up last year following an exponential rise in […]
23/10/2019

Become a Nepacs member and share your ideas and experience

Nepacs is a long standing charity in the north east, working in seven prisons and twelve local authority areas to support positive futures for prisoners, ex-prisoners, […]
23/10/2019

Offender Management in Custody – The Emperor’s New Clothes?

The Offender Management in Custody (OMiC) model is now being rolled out across the male closed prison estate. Napo members have questioned the model’s design since […]
23/10/2019

The extension of Stop and Search – a return to the SUS laws?

Over the summer prime minister Boris Johnson made a series of pronouncements on law and order. Alongside the headline grabbing figures to recruit 20,000 extra police […]
23/10/2019

Make probation whole again

Napo GS Ian Lawrence, and chair Katie Lomas write on why it is so important for probation to be fully reunited, publicly owned and Napo’s fight […]
18/10/2019

Listen: Mark Drakeford AM addresses Napo AGM

18/10/2019

Listen: Richard Burgon MP at Napo AGM