Skip to content

GMB to ballot NHS members on Industrial Action over pay

Read the News HERE

GMB is to ballot tens of thousands of NHS workers for strike action over the insulting 3% ‘pay cut’ offered.

The industrial action ballot will open on November 10 and close December 15.

Any strikes would take place in the new year.

More than 9 out of 10 GMB members in the NHS have rejected the Government’s pay offer of 3% – which is below inflation and amounts to a real term pay cut.

GMB has been campaigning for a restorative increase of 15%, or £2 per hour  – whichever is highest -to replace what has been lost from NHS pay packets over the last decade.

The union was the only one to reject the last NHS pay deal in 2018.


Posted: 25th October 2021

Twitter Share