National Delegate Conference 2018 pre-meet

18 June 2018 5:00pm–6:30pm

Prior to both the NDC and Local Government National conferences, there are two dedicated meetings for South West regional delegates, visitors and reps. Find out about the local government conference pre-meet Why attend National Delegate conference 2018 pre-meet These meetings are a good way to meet others attending your respective conferences, including the regional reps […]

Local government conference 2018 delegate pre-meet

16 June 2018 5:00pm–6:30pm

Prior to both the NDC and Local Government National conferences, there are two dedicated meetings for South West regional delegates, visitors and reps. Find out about the NDC pre-meet Why come to the 2018 delegate pre-meet These meetings are a good way to meet others attending your respective conferences, including the regional reps who will […]

Introduction to Bargaining (Bristol)

13 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

The course focuses on talking to employers as an essential part of the steward’s role and stresses the importance of preparation and practice.

Your rights in the workplace (Bristol)

12 June 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

Tony Benn House, Bristol

This workshop is for members working in the Community and Voluntary sector or for Private companies delivering Public Services.

Using colour for health and wellbeing

9 June 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West and the WEA are offering a fully funded workshop on using colour for health and wellbeing This course is an introductory session on how colour can have an impact on our health and wellbeing. How to attend Saturday 9 June 2018, 10:00-16:00 Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel (lunch included) If you are interested […]

Equality Matters (Truro)

7 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This course covers UNISON’s commitment to reflecting the diversity of its members and an introduction to equality legislation. It is designed to raise awareness of potential discrimination in the workplace.

Wellbeing at Work (Bristol)

7 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

Mental health and how we feel affects every part of our lives and everyone can experience difficult or “bad” days when we might feel down, worried or upset. However there are lots of things we can do to look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Your rights in the workplace (Truro)

6 June 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

Truro Community Library

This workshop is for members working in the Community and Voluntary sector or for Private companies delivering Public Services.

Understanding the Economy (Bristol)

25 April – 22 May 2018

Bristol

This 5 session evening class is an opportunity to learn how the economy works, how economics affects our lives, and our jobs.

UNISON South West Young members AGM 2018

13 May 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

UNISON House, Emperor way, Exeter business park, Exeter EX1 3QS

Decent wages, respectful treatement, proper training – not much to ask. But for many young workers employers are failing to get the basics right. Come to the AGM to help plan UNISON’s campaign for a better deal for young workers. Attending the UNISON South West young members AGM 2018 If you are a UNISON member […]

TUC national demonstration: Step Up for Public Services

12 May 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

London

The TUC have called a national demonstration on Saturday 12th May in London. This is going to be a key moment in the fight for public services. We’ll show decision makers we’re scared for the public services we love – and the public are on our side. We won’t take the cuts and pay freezes […]

There For You trustee elections 2018

20 March – 7 May 2018

UNISON centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

  Apply now to be a trustee of UNISON’s own charity. Being a trustee of ‘There for you’ (working name of UNISON Welfare) is a challenging but highly rewarding role.  Trustees are responsible for directing the charity in line with our mission and ensuring the organisation is managed effectively.   There For You trustee elections […]

Communicating with Members (Truro)

3 May 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This is a one-day course aimed at helping stewards communicate effectively with members from an organising perspective.

International workers memorial day 2018

26 – 28 April 2018

Across the South West

  Bristol Thursday 26 April, 16:30-18:00 – leafleting to highlight the need to remove asbestos from schools. Meet at the fountains by the Hippodrome Saturday 28 April,12:00 – assemble at Tony Benn House, Victoria street, then march to the memorial plaque in Castle park, where wreath laying and speeches will take place   Outcome

Black Members AGM 2018

28 April 2018 10:30am–3:00pm

Nilaari Agency, Mental Health Services, 184 Stapleton Road, Bristol BS5 0NZ

Have your say on the work of your self organised group at the Black Members AGM 2018. You can attend as a delegate from your branch and vote on priorities for the year and the new executive committee. Or you can run to be on the committee for 2018 / 19. Come along to meet […]