Organising to Meet the Challenges of Frimley STP

25 July 2017 11:00am–3:00pm

UNISON Centre

We have arranged a briefing session ”Organising to Meet the Challenges of Frimley STP” for branch activists who live or work in the STP area.  A list of the system partners is provided below to help reps see if they fall into the area. At the meeting we will be looking at STPs and what […]

Scrap the Cap Pay Rally

22 July 2017 11:00am–1:00pm

Guildhall Square, Portsmouth

Opening rally followed by a short march through Commercial Road returning to Guildhall Square for some concluding speakers at 12 Noon This weak government is deeply divided over public sector pay. Firefighters have been offered 2% but the Fire Brigades Union has quite rightly said this is not enough. Teachers have only been offered 1% […]

Organising Steward

23 June – 21 July 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards and combines the previous New Stewards course and Grievance & Disciplinary Handling (ERA Accreditation will only be received on completion of the 5 day course. Please note this course runs over 5 weeks, starting on Friday 23rd June, and continuing every Friday until 21st July Outcome

U in UNISON

11 July 2017 9:30am–5:00pm

UNISON Office, Guildford

Negotiating Skills

5 – 7 July 2017

Southampton City College

Dealing with Reorganisation and Redundancy

29 – 30 June 2017

UNISON Office, Brighton

Developing Representation Skills

26 – 27 June 2017

Southampton City College

Organising around Employment Law

19 – 21 June 2017

UNISON Office, Brighton

Organising Steward

5 – 16 June 2017

Reading (Venue TBC)

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards and combines the previous New Stewards course and Grievance & Disciplinary Handling (ERA Accreditation will only be received on completion of the 5 day course. Please note this course takes place on 5th-7th June and then 15th-16th June Outcome

Finance in the Organised Branch

13 June 2017 9:30am–5:00pm

UNISON Office, Guildford

Mentoring in the UNISON Branch

8 – 9 June 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

Organising Steward

2 May 2017 12:00am–12:00am

Kent (Venue TBC)

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards and combines the previous New Stewards course and Grievance & Disciplinary Handling (ERA Accreditation will only be received on completion of the 5 day course. Please note this course takes place over 5 weeks, starting on 2nd of May and running every Tuesday until 30th May Outcome

Equality in your Branch

22 – 23 May 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

Branch Women’s Officer

19 – 21 May 2017

The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course is aimed at newly elected Branch Women’s Officers and will provide you with a brief overview of some of the issues that affect women in the workplace and society, and equip you with the knowledge and resources that you need to assist members. Outcome

Branch Secretary Training

19 – 21 May 2017

The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course is designed to help existing and potential UNISON Branch Secretaries carry out their role effectively. The course looks at the role of Branch Secretary and the branch, and focuses on the skills needed and the development of a team appraoch to branch work. Outcome