CARE WORKERS face losing their jobs if they are not double vaccinated against coronavirus by Thursday, unless exempt.
Unison estimates that up to 70,0000 care workers may not be fully vaccinated by the deadline, leaving many care homes in danger of closing.
The care sector is already facing a crisis, with an estimated 105,000 vacancies for care home staff across the UK.
On Tuesday, Health Secretary Sajid Javid announced an extension of mandatory vaccines to all frontline NHS staff, which will come into force from April 1.
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