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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Regional Council | September 2020

15 September 2020 10:30am–12:00pm

Online meeting

All registered delegates to the South East Regional Council are invited to a special meeting to decide the region’s nominee for the post of UNISON General Secretary Election 2020. The meeting will be held in accordance with UNISON’s General Secretary 2020 election procedures. The event will have a hustings and all candidates have been invited […]

Keep Canterbury Labour – canvassing session

17 November 2019 2:00pm–4:30pm

Canterbury West Station, Canterbury, Kent

Join UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis and Political Commentator and Campaigner, Ayesha Hazarika at a mass canvassing session in Canterbury, supporting Labour candidate Rosie Duffield. Let’s keep Canterbury Labour! Outcome

Regional Strategy Weekend 2019

20 – 21 September 2019

Pentahotel, Reading

The Strategy Weekend brings together UNISON activists from Branches and Regional Committees and Groups to discuss the key challenges we face and to plan our activity for the year ahead.

Regional Council Meeting (22 May 2019)

22 May 2019 10:30am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Outcome

Regional Council AGM (23 February 2019)

23 February 2019 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.

Health and Safety Seminar 2018

4 December 2018 10:30am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre, London

This will be a jam packed day with presentations on Mental health, Health and safety and Brexit updates Resilience v overload and Menopause . Agenda National view on H&S from Robert Baughan Assistant National officer UNISON Ann-Marie Christie, Personal Injury Solicitor, Thompsons, Speaking on stress claims: PI legal update: Brexit implications Sam Gurney TUC LESE […]

UNISON South East Suffragette Tour

24 November 2018 10:15am–3:00pm

Museum of London Docklands

Continuing our celebrations of 100 years since the vote for women, we have organised a brilliant opportunity for women members to learn more about the history of the suffragette movement with a guided bus tour of suffragette London. If you wish to attend please fill in the application form below, if you need more information […]

Regional Council | November 2018

22 November 2018 10:00am–11:00am

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Our Regional Council meets three times a year and is the main democratic forum in the region. All branches are invited to send delegates to the council an this is where key strategic decisions about the union’s work in the region are taken. Please note that November 2018’s Regional Council will be shorter than normal […]

Slough Women Leading Women

17 November 2018 11:30am–2:00pm

The Curve, Slough

Showcasing the women of Slough, past, present, and future. Please note this is an external event The event will include an opportunity to network over lunch with inspirational women and girls from across Slough. And for you to select one of the 100 inspiring Women Leading Women portrait exhibition. This is a great way to […]

Equal Pay Day 2018

10 November 2018

Equal Pay Day comes around once a year because but despite the Equal Pay Act in 1970, women still earn less than men in Britain today. The current Gender Pay Gap means women effectively stop earning relative to men on a day in November. This day is referred to as ‘Equal Pay Day’ and the […]