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 […]

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 […]

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

The Patriarchy and the Pandemic | Regional Women’s Forum

2 – 3 October 2020

Series of webinars

The Regional Women’s Forum is an annual opportunity to learn and to network with like minded women from across different workplaces and sectors in the South East. Although we cannot meet in person this year, it seems more important than ever that our voices are cohesive, and heard, and that we continue to ”Lift As […]

CANCELLED: Union Learning Reps Network Day

29 September – 1 October 2020

Guildford Regional Office

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

How to write a successful CV and covering letter

1 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. We will explore how to write a CV and covering letter, the use of positive words and the universal format of the […]

Care After Covid | a Social Care Webinar

24 September 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

We are delighted to announce a new webinar for UNISON’s social care activists. This marks the beginning of an exciting new project to revitalise the region’s approach to the sector and will include details of ‘Care After Covid’, UNISON’s vision for social care. The webinar is open to all stewards, workplace contacts, health and safety […]

Moving On: an introduction to finding a new job

17 September 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. A webinar designed to help those who are changing career, looking at the reasons why people move jobs. We will look at […]

P&C Committee

16 September 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

Online meeting

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 […]