Branch Secretary Training

26 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This training is aimed at all new and untrained Branch Secretaries. This course will cover; The UNISON branch Key responsibilities The branch leader in a future union A Case Management System in the branch Tackling issues To reserve your space, please email educationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number Outcome

Young Members’ Officer Training

19 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This training is aimed at all new and existing Young Members’ Officers who would like to build their confidence and develop their skills within the role. This course will cover; What is a Young Members’ Officer? The importance of organising young workers Strategies for recruiting and organising young workers Issues affecting young workers and organising […]

Equality Officer Training

13 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This course is aimed at all new and untrained Branch Equality Co-ordinators, Black Members Officers, Disabled Members Officers and LGBT+ Officers. What will this course cover? Find out about Equality and Self Organisation in UNISON Equality Act (2010) Discrimination and victimisation Equality and Organising. To reserve your space, please email educationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number […]

Women’s Officer Training

12 June 2021 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

This course is aimed at all new and untrained Branch Women’s Officers. What will this course cover? To define the role of a UNISON Branch Women’s Officer To establish how to access resources, make useful links and develop strategies for supporting women members in their branches To consider how to campaign and get women’s issues […]

Wellbeing webinar

10 June 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

Join us for an hour long webinar focussing on your wellbeing during Covid-19. The Wellbeing webinar will last an hour and will cover stress, practical ways to improve wellbeing – from exercise to meditation, managing exposure to the media, managing the inner critic-inner couch debate, additional resources and activities to boost wellbeing.  At the end of the […]

Regional Honoraria Panel

10 June 2021 10:30am–11:00am

Online Meeting

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

Negotiating Skills Workshop

8 June 2021 10:00am–1:00pm

Online

This workshop is aimed at UNISON representatives who are involved in negotiations or who are likely to become involved in negotiations with management on policies, pay, change management, and conditions. It will help participants to: develop and practice negotiating skills be more effective team negotiators understand the process of negotiating be familiar with different styles […]

Publicity and Campaigning Committee Meeting

8 June 2021 10:30am–12:00pm

Online Meeting

This committee is responsible for the focus & direction of regional campaigning and communications work.

Promoting Positive Behaviour in Schools / Dealing with Pupil Violence

4 June 2021 1:00pm–3:30pm

We are running this online workshop aimed at schools support staff. The event will help UNISON members to: Understand how to prevent and manage challenging and violent behaviour developing Understand how to recognise and respond effectively to pupils/people presenting challenging or violent behaviour To examine the reasons why young people can display challenging behaviour To […]

Promoting Positive Behaviour in Schools / Dealing with Pupil Violence

4 June 2021 9:30am–12:00pm

We are running this online workshop aimed at schools support staff. The event will help UNISON members to: Understand how to prevent and manage challenging and violent behaviour developing Understand how to recognise and respond effectively to pupils/people presenting challenging or violent behaviour To examine the reasons why young people can display challenging behaviour To […]

Online Organising Stewards Course

3 June 2021

This online course will be spread between Thursday 3 June 2021 to Thursday 15 July 2021. The course is a combination of fixed tutorial times and independent flexible working. There will be 5 hours of work a week (for every week of the 6 week course), inclusive of the tutorial times. There are a number […]

OLBA (Branch Treasurer) Training

1 June 2021 9:00am–2:30pm

Online

This course is aimed at new Branch Treasurers and Assistant Treasurers. The course will consist of: An overview of the OLBA system – functionality and reports Showing you how your accounts are completed. Entering your receipts and payments with help and support from course tutor(s). Completing reconciliations for your bank/savings accounts An overview of the […]

Health and Safety Committee

26 May 2021 1:00pm–2:30pm

Online Meeting

This committee’s function is to coordinate and develop campaigning for improved health & safety provision across the South East.

Guided Meditation session

26 May 2021 12:30pm–12:50pm

Online event

This session is open to all members and is being delivered by InnerSpace. 20 minute meditation to relax your mind, refresh your focus and recharge your energy. To reserve a space, please email your membership number to membereducationse@unison.co.uk. Outcome

Business and Environment Committee AGM

26 May 2021 10:00am–11:30am

Online Meeting

The Business and Environment Committee organises an annual programme of regular meetings, training, campaigns, seminars and communications for members of the Service Group.