Please note the attached information regarding UNISON National Policy on the Gender Recognition Act reform and other useful Trans Ally information.
UNISON have lots of resources to help you understand and negotiate around gender and identity. Many are downloadable for free at www.unison.org.uk/out. They include A factsheet on transgender workers’ rights, Gender identity: an introductory guide for trade union reps supporting trans members, Talking about gender – a jargon buster, a model trans equality policy, a model motion for UNISON branches.
For further information please request contact details for the branch Equality Officer Natalie Forbes-Smalley and LGBT officer Helen O’Sullivan who will be able to provide more information on this subject.