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It’s Young Workers’ Month!

November is young workers’ month! We will be aiming to raise the profile of young workers and young UNISON members by recruiting and organising them to help us win better working conditions and build an even stronger union.

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Cap it!

Date
1 September 2016 – 31 January 2018

The South East Young Members’ Forum has launched a campaign aimed at persuading the government to introduce rent capping in the South East. The South East has the second highest median rents, where private rental properties cost an average of £852 per month. The median rental values in London and the South East have grown […]

Campaign on the UNISON South East site.

Young Members’ AGM

Date
8 December 2017 2:00pm–5:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre

The AGM is your chance to find out more about the Young Members Forum in the South East Region. You’ll meet with other young members and help direct the activities of the Young Members Forum over the coming year. There will also be the following: Campaigning workshop   Presentation from Unions21   Address from Maggi […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Time to be Heard – TUC Young Workers Month

Date
26 October – 4 December, 2020

Tell us what is affecting you in your workplace. Held in November every year, TUC Young Workers Month is a time where unions highlight the important issues facing young workers. It is an opportunity to recruit and organise even more young members to help us win better working conditions and build a stronger union. This […]

Campaign on the UNISON South East site.

Young Members Forum

Date
21 September 2018 10:00pm–4:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre

This event is open to all young members in the South East Region.     Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Jo Wagstaffe: Young members active in UNISON

Jo is a young member from the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Police and Justice branch. She is a member of the South East Young Members’ Forum and also sits on National Young Members’ Forum.

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Preparing for a year of Young Member activity: 2019

The 2018 National Young Members’ Weekend took place in Milton Keynes this year with 120 young members from around the country attending. South East Young Members turned out in force, with 13 delegates from a variety of local government, health, police and higher education branches coming together to discuss activism, recruitment and campaigns. The weekend […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

UNISON calls on the government to address housing crisis

The nation faces a desperate housing crisis. We need to build at least 250,000 homes per year to meet housing demand but less than half the homes we need are being built. The acute shortage of housing – particularly social and affordable housing – has led to spiralling rents and house prices across the nation […]

News on the UNISON South East site.

Young Members Officer Training and Networking Webinar

Date
18 November 2020 5:00pm–6:00pm
Location
Online event

We’d like to invite all new and potential Young Members’ Officers to a training and networking session as part of the TUC’s Young Workers Month in November. What will this course cover? recruiting new members and organising and encouraging existing young members to become active in the branch and in UNISON campaigns; building a branch […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

National Young Members Weekend 2018

Date
8 – 10 June 2018
Location
Jurys Inn, Milton Keynes

UNISON’s young members’ weekend brings together more than 100 young members from across the UK to find out more about the union and, more importantly, how they can play a part in the union’s campaigning to defend public services. It will take place against a background of a Conservative government hell-bent on demolishing public services […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Young Members Forum

Date
23 March 2018 10:00am–4:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre

This meeting and training is open to all young memebrs in the South East Region. Meeting The meeting section will start at 10am and should last no longer than an hour. This is your opportunity to have a say on the types of actions, campaigns and training you think we should be providing for young […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Regional Young Members’ Weekend

Date
20 – 22 October 2017
Location
The View, Eastbourne

The South East Young Members’ Forum has organised a weekend training event open to all young members in the South East. The event will cover topics like confidence building, public speaking, communication and recruitment, as well as a look at the Young Member Officer role. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Young Members’ Forum

Date
5 May 2017 2:00pm–5:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre

Event on the UNISON South East site.

POSTPONED: Young Members Forum

Date
16 April 2020 4:00pm–5:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre

Covid-19: All meetings and events are postponed until end of May 2020   Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

COVID-19: Black and female workers – more impacted than the rest

Anyone can be infected by COVID-19. But it’s increasingly clear that that’s where the equality ends

Article on the UNISON South East site.