POSTPONED: SE Local Government Committee

22 October 2020 10:30am–4:30pm

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

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  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 […]

CANCELLED: New Stewards Development Day

21 October 2020 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All Education  classroom courses and network days have been cancelled until end of March 2021. Visit the Education page for more information. Outcome

World Menopause Day

18 October 2020

This Sunday, 18 October, is World Menopause Day. This day is to raise awareness of the health issues women face when approaching, during and beyond the menopause. UNISON has over a million women members working in public services. So we take the menopause seriously. It’s a workplace issue – nearly 8 out of 10 menopausal […]

POSTPONED: SE LGBT+ Committee Meeting

17 October 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  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 […]

Get that job – preparing for interviews

15 October 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

UNISON South East have created a webinar series, ’Time for change’ that hope to offer members information and support on a variety of topics that have become a concern since the coronavirus pandemic. This session will allow attendees an insight on how to prepare for face to face interviews as well as virtual ones. It […]

POSTPONED: SE Welfare Committee

15 October 2020 11:00am–1:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  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 […]

Regional Women’s Committee

15 October 2020 10:30am–11:30am

Online meeting

Outcome

POSTPONED: ETD Committee

14 October 2020 10:45am–1:00pm

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

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  ETD plans our activist education programme and is responsible for overseeing member recruitment, organising and branch democracy and governance. Outcome

Maths Anxiety webinar part 4 – Taking learning into practice

14 October 2020 10:00am–11:30am

Online event

We have secured funding through the Inclusive Learning Project in the South East for a four week online course hosted by the National Numeracy Project. This is a project which aims to advance maths in the workplace; there is absolutely no maths tutoring/ training or learning involved. The purpose of the sessions are to understand anxiety around and […]

Online Organising Stewards Course (starting 14 October)

14 October 2020

Online course

This online course will be 30 hours spread between Wednesday 14 October 2020 to Wednesday 18 November 2020. The structure of this course means that you can complete the work within each week flexibly. The tutor of the course as well as an assigned mentor will be on hand to help with any questions you […]

Be on the Safe Side – an introduction to becoming a Health & Safety rep

13 October 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

Online event

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted why workplace safety is so important. But we can’t make workplaces across the public sector safe without YOU. The words Health and Safety may conjure up visions of clipboards, regulations and paperwork, but it’s really not like that. Being a Safety rep means you will be playing a crucial role […]

Black Members Tackling Racism

13 October 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Online event

This webinar is aimed at Black members and will cover the definition of racism and the ways in which racism can be experienced. We will then look to why victims and onlookers do not always report racism when it happens before exploring what legal protections – both inside and outside the workplace are available to […]

ERA Refresher Training

12 October 2020

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. The structure of this course means that […]

POSTPONED: Regional Committee

10 October 2020 10:30am–3:30pm

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

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  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

POSTPONED: International Relations Committee

8 October 2020 10:30am–1:30pm

Guildford Regional Office

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  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