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We represent 150,000 workers across a range of industries

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Public services

Public services employees in specialist roles such as science, engineering and procurement.

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Heritage

Professional and specialist members working in areas such as curatorial, conservation, archaeology and visitor services.

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Defence

Scientists, engineers and managers across the defence industry – public and private sector.

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Young workers

There has never been a more important time for young people to be in a trade union and our Young Workers Network is growing fast.

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Energy

Workers in energy generation, transmission and distribution companies across the UK, including the growing renewables sector.

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IT & Telecoms

People in wide-ranging roles in all the major UK firms in IT and telecoms.

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Freelancers and self-employed

Providing support, guidance and expertise to over 20,000 self-employed members.

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Sport

Sporting umpires, referees and ground staff. We’re actively involved with Women in Football.

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Tech

We have members in software, coding, data analysis, AI, engineering and more, in both the private and public sector.

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Transport

Members’ interests cut across aviation, road, rail and maritime transportation, as well as regulation and research.

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Education and children’s services

Nearly 3,000 professionals in education, children’s services, early years, commissioning and children’s social care.

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Justice

Forensic scientists to justices’ clerks, serious fraud investigators to prison service chaplains and psychological assistants.

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Where we are

Though we are headquartered in London, Prospect has a presence across the UK.

English regions

We have six offices across England, in Bristol, Liverpool, Lutterworth, Wakefield, and our London headquarters.

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Scotland

With more than 12,300 Prospect members living and working in Scotland across both the private and public sector, Prospect in Scotland is much more than just a microcosm of the UK.

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Northern Ireland

Prospect has around 1,700 members in Northern Ireland. They work for a range of employers including the BBC, BT, Big Lottery Fund, Met Office, Ministry of Defence, NATS, National Trust, UTV and more.

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Wales

Prospect’s Cardiff office is the union’s base in Wales from which it negotiates with many employers across both the public and private sectors.

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Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man

Prospect has many members in the crown dependencies of Guernsey and Jersey. Some work for the islands’ own civil service organisations; others work for employers such as Guernsey Electricity and Sure (formerly Cable & Wireless).

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English regions

We have six offices across England, in Bristol, Liverpool, Lutterworth, Wakefield, and our London headquarters.

Read more

Northern Ireland

Prospect has around 1,700 members in Northern Ireland. They work for a range of employers including the BBC, BT, Big Lottery Fund, Met Office, Ministry of Defence, NATS, National Trust, UTV and more.

Read more

Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man

Prospect has many members in the crown dependencies of Guernsey and Jersey. Some work for the islands’ own civil service organisations; others work for employers such as Guernsey Electricity and Sure (formerly Cable & Wireless).

Read more

Scotland

With more than 12,300 Prospect members living and working in Scotland across both the private and public sector, Prospect in Scotland is much more than just a microcosm of the UK.

Read more

Wales

Prospect’s Cardiff office is the union’s base in Wales from which it negotiates with many employers across both the public and private sectors.

Read more

English regions

We have six offices across England, in Bristol, Liverpool, Lutterworth, Wakefield, and our London headquarters.

Read more

Wales

Prospect’s Cardiff office is the union’s base in Wales from which it negotiates with many employers across both the public and private sectors.

Read more

Scotland

With more than 12,300 Prospect members living and working in Scotland across both the private and public sector, Prospect in Scotland is much more than just a microcosm of the UK.

Read more

Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man

Prospect has many members in the crown dependencies of Guernsey and Jersey. Some work for the islands’ own civil service organisations; others work for employers such as Guernsey Electricity and Sure (formerly Cable & Wireless).

Read more

Northern Ireland

Prospect has around 1,700 members in Northern Ireland. They work for a range of employers including the BBC, BT, Big Lottery Fund, Met Office, Ministry of Defence, NATS, National Trust, UTV and more.

Read more

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Latest news

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16 September 2021
Steve Barclay has been announced as the new Minister for the Cabinet Office.
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16 September 2021
A large fire at a substation in Kent has caused the UK to shut down a major interconnector…
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Who’s who

Details of those who govern and manage the union, and your organising team, who have regular, day-to-day contact with members.

NEC

The National Executive Committee (NEC) conducts the business of the union in line with the policies set by our national conference.

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Senior Management Team

Led by general secretary Mike Clancy, our senior management team manages the day to day running of the union, including finance, resources, organisational development, research, legal and communications.

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Organising team

Prospect’s organisers work with branches to help them recruit and organise in their workplace.

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NEC

The National Executive Committee (NEC) conducts the business of the union in line with the policies set by our national conference.

Read more

Organising team

Prospect’s organisers work with branches to help them recruit and organise in their workplace.

Read more

Senior Management Team

Led by general secretary Mike Clancy, our senior management team manages the day to day running of the union, including finance, resources, organisational development, research, legal and communications.

Read more

NEC

The National Executive Committee (NEC) conducts the business of the union in line with the policies set by our national conference.

Read more

Senior Management Team

Led by general secretary Mike Clancy, our senior management team manages the day to day running of the union, including finance, resources, organisational development, research, legal and communications.

Read more

Organising team

Prospect’s organisers work with branches to help them recruit and organise in their workplace.

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