Q4 – Stewards Pathways – Mentoring in the Branch

8 October 2021 11:30am


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Pathways Courses for UNISON Activists

8 & 15 October 2021  

9.30am – 11.30am 

Two 2-hour sessions one week apart 

This course is aimed at both newly elected stewards and experienced

It introduces the principle of mentoring as a means of support for new stewards.

The course will cover
• What is mentoring?
• Understanding the context of a regional or branch strategy on mentoring
• Developing key mentoring skills
• The process of developing stewards
• Agreeing the scope and boundaries of the role of mentors

We actively encourage branches to hold this course within the branch and would be happy to help you organise this




You should make your Branch aware that you are attending this course in order for them to keep their records up to date and ensure you receive up to date information relevant to your role. If you are in need of support to request time off from your work to attend please talk to the branch to gain support.

You may have a local policy to support with gaining reasonable time off to attend training from your employer. There is also guidance via ACAS – Time off advice

If you have any questions about the course please do not hesitate to get in contact with us

Email: SW Education Enquiries

Tutored by Mark Everden Regional Organiser Education