Young Members’ AGM and Training

7 December 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Centre

This meeting and training is open to all young members in the South East Region. Meeting The meeting section will start at 10am and should last no longer than an hour. This is your opportunity to have a say on the types of actions, campaigns and training you think we should be providing for young […]

Organising Steward: Part 2

3 – 4 December 2018

Hampshire (Venue TBC)

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at exisiting stewards. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 3 day course, with a focus on representation. PLESE NOTE: You will not be able to attend this course unless you have completed Part 1. […]

Organising Steward: Part 2

29 – 30 November 2018

UNISON Office Brighton

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at exisiting stewards. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 3 day course, with a focus on representation. PLESE NOTE: You will not be able to attend this course unless you have completed Part 1. […]

ERA Refresher Course (29-30 April 2019)

29 April 2019 – 30 November 2018

UNISON Brighton office, 179 Preston Road, Brighton, BN1 6AG

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Pregnancy, Maternity and Parental Leave – Workers Rights

22 November 2018 9:30am–6:30pm

Guildford Regional Office

We will be running a Pregnancy and Maternity – Workers Rights course on the 22nd November 2018, at the UNISON Regional Office Guildford The course will cover: INTRODUCTION TO MATERNITY AND PARENTAL LEAVE REGULATIONS 1999 (MAPLR) COMPARING STATUTORY RIGHTS WITH CONTRACTUALLY AGREED RIGHTS ADVISING MEMBERS – CASE STUDIES CAMPAIGNS TO IMPROVE MATERNITY, PATERNITY AND PARENTAL […]

Organising Steward: Part 2

12 – 13 November 2018

UNISON Office, Guildford

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at exisiting stewards. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 3 day course, with a focus on representation. PLESE NOTE: You will not be able to attend this course unless you have completed Part 1. […]

TUC menopause in the workplace workshop

1 November 2018 10:30am–3:30pm

Sussex Downs College

Older women (55-64) are the fastest growing section of the workforce. Yet, women’s experiences of menopause transitions are often a taboo subject and very little support is provided in workplaces. This workshop will be an opportunity to share experiences of employer attitudes and discuss ways in which unions can affect workplace policies around Menopause Transitions. […]

Branch Young Members’ Officers Event

19 – 21 October 2018

The View, Eastbourne

This is a residential training weekend aimed at all Young Member Officers in the South East and Greater London regions. It will cover the role of the young members officer, developing confidence skills, getting to know your rights at work, campaigning and getting more involved in UNISON. The event starts at 5pm on Friday 19 and […]

Organising Steward: Part 1

10 – 12 October 2018

Oxford (Venue TBC)

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards. It is part 1 of a stewards initial training and will help equip stewards with organising skills. This course will help you to understand the steward’s role in organising membersat local level and help you to feel confident in carrying out your duties as a steward. PLEASE […]

Regional Strategy Weekend 2018

5 – 6 October 2018

Arora Hotel Gatwick-Crawley

The Strategy Weekend brings together UNISON activists from Branches and Regional Committees and Groups to discuss the key challenges we face and to plan our activity for the year ahead.

Organising Steward: Part 1

1 – 3 October 2018

Kent (Venue TBC)

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards. It is part 1 of a stewards initial training and will help equip stewards with organising skills. This course will help you to understand the steward’s role in organising membersat local level and help you to feel confident in carrying out your duties as a steward. PLEASE […]

Regional Womens’ Forum

28 – 30 September 2018

The View, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4DN

With 1 million women members, the Women’s Forum aims to boost the confidence and skills of women with a focus on building knowledge and involvement in UNISON at branch and regional level. This yearly event is open to all UNISON women members and is a great opportunity for you to meet with other like minded […]

Organising Steward: Part 1

26 – 28 September 2018

UNISON Office, Brighton

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards. It is part 1 of a stewards initial training and will help equip stewards with organising skills. This course will help you to understand the steward’s role in organising membersat local level and help you to feel confident in carrying out your duties as a steward. PLEASE […]

Black Members Training Weekend 2018

21 – 23 September 2018

Hilton Double Tree Hotel, Woking

The weekend is aimed at Black members in UNISON who want to improve their ability to participate more effectively within the decision making structures of UNISON. This may be at national conferences, regional and branch meetings; or small working groups. The main focus of the weekend will be our Public Speaking Skills Development Course. This course […]

Welfare Training Weekend

21 – 23 September 2018

Eastbourne

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