stop gloucestershire nhs subco

Rally to stop Gloucestershire NHS subco

21 February 2018 4:30pm–6:00pm

Sandford Education Centre, Cheltenham GL53 7PX

750 NHS staff at Gloucester and Cheltenham hospitals are at risk of being transferred to a ”subsidiary company” (subco). Join the rally outside the venue for Gloucestershire NHS’ governors meeting. These people are elected to represent the views of staff and the community. Let’s make sure they know we want the NHS to stay together […]

The Organising Steward (Bristol)

19 January – 16 February 2018

Bristol

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

The Organising Steward (Exeter)

18 January – 15 February 2018

Exeter

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

The Organising Steward (Taunton)

17 January – 14 February 2018

Taunton

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

The Organising Steward (Wareham)

16 January – 13 February 2018

Wareham

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

Get Active 2018

Get Active 2018

26 – 27 January 2018

The theme for Get Active 2018 will be Organising for Equality. Over two days of talks, training and networking, attendees will learn what issues and methods are effective tools in building equal and fair workplaces that are free from discrimination. Get Active 2018 is particularly aimed at new activists in UNISON. It is a friendly, […]

Introduction to Bargaining

25 January 2018 9:30am–4:30pm

Truro / Wareham

South West international officers training

South West international officers training

9 December 2017 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Bristol regional office

Workers of all countries – unite! That is the spirit in which we are launching the South West international officers training and network. With the world facing increasing instability, it is more important than ever that UNISON has strong international links. From supporting trade unionists abroad to ensuring employer supply chains are free of exploitation, […]

Developing Black leadership weekend

25 – 26 November 2017

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Content This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]

TD young members parliament trip

Young members Parliament trip

21 November 2017 9:00am–6:30pm

An exciting opportunity to join our young members parliament trip, where UNISON South West members will visit the House of Commons and House of Lords, as well as the wider Parliamentary estate. Bristol West Labour MP Thangam Debbonaire has kindly agreed to meet the young members Parliament trip and answer questions. Sign up for the […]

Making Equalities Central to Your Practice

14 November 2017 9:30am–4:30pm

Truro / Wareham

Contracts, Redundancy and TUPE

7 – 9 November 2017

UNISON Centre, London

This course will help activists develop their understanding of contracts of employment and member’s potential rights on redundancy. It will enable them to recognise relevant legal issues when dealing with casework, campaigning and negotiating. It also covers unilateral variation of contract; TUPE; unfair dismissal in the context of changing contracts; redundancy & TUPE. It does […]

Apprenticeships forum

7 November 2017 11:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West Region and UNISON Learning and Organising Services apprenticeship forum. Apprenticeships and the new apprenticeship levy – a conference for UNISON officers and activists Tuesday 7th November 2017 Museum of Somerset, Taunton 10am – 3pm An opportunity for reps and branch officers to find out more about the new apprenticeship levy on employers, […]

Better jobs for Bristol

Proper job: better jobs for Bristol

1 November 2017 2:00pm–6:00pm

City Hall, College Green, Bristol

The Better Jobs for Bristol plan set out by trade unions will call on the City Council and businesses to fight five problems hitting Bristol’s workers. Themes to be covered will consider how we can: make sure everyone has a fair and living wage? help people gain new skills and advance careers? promote safe and […]

Black leadership taster – Bristol

6 October 2017 11:00am–1:00pm

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Content This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]