Young Members’ Officer Training

19 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This training is aimed at all new and existing Young Members’ Officers who would like to build their confidence and develop their skills within the role. This course will cover; What is a Young Members’ Officer? The importance of organising young workers Strategies for recruiting and organising young workers Issues affecting young workers and organising […]

Branch Secretary Training

26 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This training is aimed at all new and untrained Branch Secretaries. This course will cover; The UNISON branch Key responsibilities The branch leader in a future union A Case Management System in the branch Tackling issues To reserve your space, please email educationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number Outcome

Branch Chair Training

27 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This training is aimed at all new and untrained Branch Chairs. This course will cover; The role of the Chair How to prepare effectively for meetings Effective agenda setting Facilitating meetings Understanding the rules of debate and voting To reserve your space, please email educationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number Download the flyer here! Outcome

Young Members Forum

29 June 2021 3:00pm–4:30pm

Online Meeting

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International Relations Committee

1 July 2021 12:30pm–2:30pm

Online Meeting

International Relations oversees our links with trade unions in other countries and also coordinates with international campaigns on a wide range of human rights issues and international development. Outcome

ERA Refresher Training

6 July 2021

Online event

By law, all workplace representatives are required to undertake training at least once every five years to keep up to date and maintain their ERA certification. The refresher course aims to update reps on new legislation which is relevant to their role and introduce new developments within UNISON. Much like a face to face course, […]

Regional Committee

7 July 2021 11:00am–12:30pm

Online Meeting

The Regional Committee is the operational body of the Regional Council. The Regional Committee exercises the functions of the Regional Council between meetings and is accountable to Regional Council, to which it submits regular reports.   Outcome

Higher Education Committee

8 July 2021 10:00am–11:30am

Online Meeting

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Branch Communications Officer Briefing

14 July 2021 10:00am–11:30am

Online

This training is aimed at all Branch Comms Officers – newly elected and others in need of a refresher. This course will cover; Developing knowledge about the range of communication possibilities Communication challenges Use of social media Communication in organising campaigns Please email educationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number in order to book a space.   […]

Disabled Members Committee Meeting

14 July 2021 2:00pm–3:30pm

Online Meeting

UNISON supports networks of self organised groups (SOGs) in branches and regions across the union. Our SOGs campaign for equality in the workplace and for improvements to legislation for workplaces and the wider community. The SOGs are represented at Regional Council and most other regional committees, but are accountable to their respective national group. Outcome

SE Local Government Committee (online meeting)

15 July 2021 1:00pm–2:30pm

Online meeting

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SE Region Womens Committee

15 July 2021 5:30pm–7:00pm

Online Meeting

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Online Organising Stewards Course

19 July 2021

This online course will be spread between Monday 19 July 2021 to Friday 27 August 2021. The course is a combination of fixed tutorial times and independent flexible working. There will be 5 hours of work a week (for every week of the 6 week course), inclusive of the tutorial times. There are a number […]

Education, Training & Development Committee

19 July 2021 1:00pm–2:30pm

Online meeting

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SE Healthcare Committee

21 July 2021 10:30am–12:00pm

Online Meeting

UNISON represents people employed in all areas of public services, and in the region we organise our members into six service groups (SGs). There is a SG committee for each and they coordinate campaigning and organising in their respective employers and workplaces. The SGs are represented at Regional Committee and most other regional committees, but […]