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Stars in Our Schools – Coming to a School Near You!

Star Brand

Do you know about our annual event Stars in Our Schools?

Nationally UNISON organises the day to give recognition to the wonderful work they do every day and to make sure the world knows just how vital they are to children’s education.  This campaign to highlights the great work support staff in our schools do on a day to day basis.  We are looking for a Super-Star in our Derby City Schools.

We hope to hold tea parties and celebrations in schools, with one very special celebration on Friday 27 November 2015 in the school of our winner.

To do this, we need your help to organise the parties and to find that special colleague of yours who has been a real star at school over the past year.

We will be contacting all schools during September and October but if you want to get ahead of the game you can contact us either by phone or email on the details below:

Email – or Call – 07944 191691 or 0115 847 5416

How to Nominate someone for Stars in our Schools


  • The Nominated person must be a UNISON member
  • The Nominated person can be any member of support staff
  • The Closing date for nominations is Friday 20 November 2015.

Fill out the following nomination form – Nomination Form

Send Nomination Forms to:

Email –

Post Gurbaksh Dosanjh-Watts, UNISON Derby City, Room 164, Middleton House, 27 St Mary’s Gate Street, Derby, DE1 3NNN

The panel will choose their Super Star and the Head teacher will be informed of the winner on Thursday 26 November 2015.

There will be a celebration in the winner’s school, with an award, cake and Spa Voucher for the winner on Friday 27th November 2015.