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A new way for young workers to learn about workplace rights

Young workers have rights around pay, holiday, health and safety and equalities that exist to protect them in the workplace. It’s vital that every young worker knows and understands their rights to make sure their employers aren’t breaking the rules. UNISON, in partnership with Wranx, have launched a free bite sized digital tool which uses […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

POSTPONED: Young Members’ Training Morning

Date
4 April 2020 10:00am–1:00pm
Location
Congress House, Great Russell Street, WC1B 3LS

The training will: Provide ideas and tips for improving confidence and assertiveness Build confidence in tackling workplace issues Develop negotiation skills Refreshments will be provided and travel expenses will be reimbursed  To register please contact Lorraine Tant Outcome

Event on the UNISON Greater London site.

A learning network for apprentices

A few months ago we reported on the apprentices learning network that had been established in Poole Local Government branch. At the 25 Years of Learning ULR event we had the chance to hear from the apprentices themselves as well as ULR Pete Stratford who was instrumental in getting things off the ground… As part of jointly working as […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Young members committee

Date
1 December 2018
Location
Bury St Edmunds

                  If you are a UNISON young member (under the age of 27) and would like to find out more about your union and maybe get involved, come along to one of our meetings. Contact John Lawrence for more information. Outcome

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Young members committee

Date
17 March 2018
Location
Norwich

                  If you are a UNISON young member (under the age of 27) and would like to find out more about your union and maybe get involved, come along to one of our meetings. Contact John Lawrence for more information. Outcome

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Young members’ committee

Date
10 June 2017
Location
Norwich

                If you are a UNISON young member (under the age of 27) and would like to find out more about your union and maybe come along to one of our meetings please contact Tracey Butcher. Outcome

Event on the UNISON Eastern 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.

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.

Georgia attended her first UNISON meeting—see what happened next!

Georgia Norton, young members’ officer at Colchester Borough Council branch, tells us about how she became involved in UNISON In my branch I am not just the young members’ officer but hold the role as branch treasurer and steward. Having only been a member for two years, I knew I wanted to get involved in the […]

News, UNISON voices on the UNISON Eastern 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.

UNISON equality survey 2020 – tell us about your experiences during the pandemic

Tell us about your experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic – and join the prize draw for shopping vouchers

Article, Equality, News on the UNISON National site.

Young Black member of the year – ‘I’m just trying to fight injustice’

Funmi Ayeni addresses conference after winning inaugural award

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Making 2019 the year for young workers

Conference agrees to organise and recruit more workers under 25

Article on the UNISON National site.

NHS employers tempted to view apprentices as ‘cheap labour’, warns UNISON

Union will seek to use Agenda for Change to protect apprentice pay and conditions

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

2017 National Young Members Weekend

Date
12 – 14 May 2017
Location
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 3SA

Event on the UNISON National site.