POSTPONED: Publicity and Campaigning Committee Meeting

5 December 2020 10:30am–1:00pm

Guildford Regional Office

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  This committee is responsible for the focus & direction of regional campaigning and communications work (including the regional website) and adjudicates on bids made by branches and other groups to the General Political Fund, the Campaign Outreach Fund, the Regional Campaign Fund, and […]

LGBT+ AGM 2020

5 December 2020 11:00am–12:30pm

Online meeting

In accordance with national guidance, the Regional LGBT+ AGM 2020 will be taking place this year virtually. AGM ATTENDENCE All delegates and visitors to the LGBT+ AGM 2020 must themselves be lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender plus UNISON members from the South East region. Branches are invited to register up to five AGM delegates who […]

POSTPONED: Retired Members AGM and Branch Committee

3 December 2020 11:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  Both Retired Members Committee and Young Members Forum are regional bodies that are classed as standing committees, but their participants are not elected by the Regional Council. Instead, the committees are elected by young and retired members in the region at their own […]

POSTPONED: SE Healthcare Committee

1 December 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 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 […]

Working with HIV webinar

1 December 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Online

A webinar for all activists on World AIDS Day. What will this webinar cover?  What is HIV/ AIDS? Health, safety and training Fighting discrimination Impact of employer policies Representing members with HIV This webinar is being run jointly for all activists in South East and South West region. It is free to attend, to apply […]

Transgender Remembrance Day

20 November 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

Online course

Transgender Remembrance Day is an annual observance on November 20 that honours the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. This year, UNISON South East’s LGBT+ committee is organising a two hour online training event aimed at supporting activists representing trans members in the workplace. We will look […]

Education, Training & Development Committee

11 November 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

Online meeting

The Education, Training & Development Committee plans our activist education programme and is responsible for overseeing member recruitment, organising and branch democracy and governance. Outcome

Online Health & Safety Representatives Course (starting 9 November)

9 November 2020

This online course will be spread between Monday 9 November 2020 to Friday 18 December 2020. As the course involves group work and discussion, you will be expected to attend webinar based tutorials at fixed times. There are a number of other criteria which you must be able to commit to before embarking on the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]