Negotiating Skills Course

24 – 26 February 2020

Brighton Regional Office

This course is aimed at UNISON representatives who are involved in negotiations or who are likely to become involved in negotiations with management on pay and conditions of service. This course will cover: Understanding the process of negotiating Becoming familiar with different styles of negotiating Working effectively as part of a team Understanding how to […]

National Women’s Conference

13 – 15 February 2020

Bournemouth

Outcome

Regional Women’s Committee Meeting – New Delegates Briefing

13 February 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

The Royal Exeter Hotel, Bournemouth, BH2 5AG 9room ET1

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

Further Representational Skills Course

10 – 11 February 2020

Brighton Regional Office

This course is aimed at existing UNISON Stewards and is designed to follow on from the 5 day Organising Stewards course. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 5 day course. This course will cover: Process for identifying needs and exploring what is and isn’t a case Recap on sources if information […]

Regional Council AGM 2020

8 February 2020 11:00am–4:00pm

Friends House, 173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

The Regional Council is the governing body of the region and all branches are invited to participate. We run on an annual cycle, meeting three times a year to develop regional policies and determine the region’s objectives and priorities.

Organising Stewards Course Part 1 and 2

3 – 7 February 2020

Brighton 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

SE Local Government Committee

1 February 2020 10:30am–4:30pm

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

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 […]

Organising Stewards Course Part 1 and 2

27 – 31 January 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

Stopping the Rise in Racism and the Far Right Today

25 January 2020 2:00pm–4:00pm

Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX

Join UNISON Assistant General Secretary Roger McKenzie, Oxford MP Anneliese Dodds and other key speakers from Oxford Labour Party, Stand up to Racism and the Oxford Jewish Congregation at a final rally, part of the ’Never Again – Lessons of the Holocaust’ exhibition. The exhibition will run from Saturday 18th January until Monday 27th January inclusive. […]

Organising Stewards Course Part 1

22 – 24 January 2020

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

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

Welfare Committee

23 January 2020 11:00am–1:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

The Welfare Committee is uniquely able to intervene with individual members in cases of great need. UNISON Welfare is a vital part of our work for which many members have personal reason to be grateful. The Welfare Committee coordinates this work in the region. Outcome

Negotiating Menopause Policies

22 January 2020 9:30am–4:30pm

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

This course will cover: Why is the menopause a workplace issue? Supporting members in the workplace Policies and negotiating Case studies Action planning Negotiating A Menopause Policy – Flyer UNISON South East Training Application Form September 2019 Outcome

ERA Refresher Training

20 – 21 January 2020

Southampton City College

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

International Relations Committee Meeting

21 January 2020 10:30am–1:00pm

Guildford Regional Office

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

Business and Environment Committee Meeting

21 January 2020 10:30am–1:00pm

TBC

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 […]