11 March 2021 8:30am–11:30am
Pathways Courses for UNISON Activists
One 1.5 – hour session
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
Thursday 11th March
930am – 1230pm
Stewards Pathways - Mentoring in the Branch
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
This course is tutored by Mark Everden Regional Education Organiser