Black Members Committee Meeting

20 March 2020 10:00am–1:00pm

UNISON Centre

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

Union Learning Reps Network Day

23 – 25 March 2020

Guildford Regional Office

This course is aimed at all members. Union learning reps are enthusiasts and advocates for learning in their own workplaces. Their role will  vary according to their own circumstances. The course aims to: Raise awareness of lifelong learning issues in the workplace Raise awareness of lifelong learning opportunities amongst members and potential members, and finding […]

SE LGPS Forum

23 March 2020 10:30am–1:00pm

Guildford Regional Office

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Finance Committee Meeting

24 March 2020 10:30am–2:00pm

Guildford Regional Office

The Finance Committee is accountable to the Regional Council for all finances in the region relating to the lay member budget. It produces and monitors the regional budget, and reports to the Regional Council regularly. Outcome

Developing Representation Skills Course

26 – 27 March 2020

Southampton City College

This course is aimed at existing UNISON Stewards and is structured and based around a DVD of an extended case-study concerning a member who is called to disciplinary action for making excessive personal telephone calls. Based on the same set of core facts from the member and management, the course looks at three different ways […]

Mental Health at Work Course

30 – 31 March 2020

UNISON Centre, London

This course is aimed at stewards and branch officers that may have to face the challenge of dealing with members who ahve mental health problems. Examine what we mean by ‘mental illness’ Look at what employers can do to maintain mental health at work Common signs and symptons of poor mental health at work Strategies […]

Women, Work and Health Course

31 March 2020 9:30am–5:00pm

Guildford Regional Office

This course is aimed at Branch Women’s Officers, women health and safety reps and women branch officers and stewards. UNISON recognises that everyone has an equal right to protection from harm at work, but that doesn’t mean treating everyone as if they were all the same. For example, jobs that women and men do, their […]

Organising Stewards Course Part 1

1 – 3 April 2020

Oxford Town Hall

This course is aimed at newly elected and less experienced UNISON stewards. As a steward, you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. UNISON South East Training Application Form   Outcome

ETD Committee

2 April 2020 10:45am–1:00pm

Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

ETD plans our activist education programme and is responsible for overseeing member recruitment, organising and branch democracy and governance. Outcome

South East Regional Committee Meeting

3 April 2020 10:30am–3:30pm

Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

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

Regional Committee

3 April 2020 10:30am–3:30pm

Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

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

ERA Refresher Training

6 – 7 April 2020

Brighton Regional Office

This refresher course aims to update reps on new legislation which is relevant to their role and introduce new developments within UNISON. UNISON South East Training Application Form   Outcome

Organising Stewards Course Part 2

16 – 17 April 2020

Reading Business Centre, Fountain House, 2 Queens Walk, Reading RG1 7QF

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at existing UNISON stewards. This course will cover: Process for identifying needs and exploring what is and isn’t a case Recap on sources of information especially the ACAS code Preparing for a grievance and a capability case Planning […]

Organising Stewards Course Part 1 and 2

20 – 24 April 2020

Guildford Regional Office

This course is aimed at newly elected and less experienced UNISON stewards. As a steward, you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. UNISON South East Training Application Form   Outcome

New Activist Briefing

20 April 2020 9:30am–5:00pm

Rianos, Kent

This course is aimed at UNISON stewards who have been trained in the last year. The briefing will cover: Mentoring Learning opportunities Networking Localised workplace issues UNISON South East Training Application Form Outcome