Category Archives: Learning and organising

Sign Language Course For School Stewards Is A Hit

In March a group of UNISON schools stewards and activists came together for the first of what we hope will be a series of deaf awareness/sign language courses. Organised through […]

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We have a Winner! February’s The Facts of the Matter is Won

Kate – the Branch Equality Officer for South Manchester Hospitals had a Friday Night Flurry and won the prize for February’s mini quiz. The New Facts of the Matter will be […]

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A Yearning For Learning At UNISON GM Fire & Civil Defence Branch

The learning event in action

UNISON GM Fire and Civil Defence branch held a Learning Event in late January, with help from Organisers, Learning colleagues, Unionlearn, branch members and providers. The event was busy, with members […]

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Branch Officer Development – FREE SHORT SURVEY

  Had your AGM? – got some new branch officials? ask them to complete the survey…. Learn more about your  Branch Officer Role in UNISON  -  complete this short FREE […]

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Last week for entrants in the January brain teasers

All the 4 ‘quizzes’  at http://www.unisonnw.org/unisoncourses are about to change next month – so this is the last week to enter if you have not done so already ….

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Bury UNISON and Council Come Together For Learning

Pictured with their certificates are (from left) Sarah Howell, Louise Wilson, Sarah Tattersall, Jean Foster, Kim Griffiths, and Unison’s Roger Pakeman.

This piece appeared in the Bury Council Team Talk newsletter: Staff are learning new skills for inside and outside the workplace thanks to an agreement between the council and trades […]

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We have a Winner!

Our first The Facts of the Matter winner is ANGELA GREENHALGH Branch Secretary for our North West Gas Branch – hard lines for Dave Milne, Bolton Branch; Michelle Le Marinel […]

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The Facts of the Matter, a mini quiz for you to contemplate

From a recent survey of our members in the Community and Voluntary Services – in the age of austerity – what percentage of respondents had:- More than 1 job  a) […]

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Aintree University Hospital Celebrates Apprentices, Awards and Working With UNISON Sefton Health Branch

UNISON,  Aintree Hospital and Unionlearn come together for learning

Aintree University Hospital Celebrates Apprentices, Awards and Working With UNISON Sefton Health Branch  By Dave Woodward, Project Lead, Sefton Health Branch Digital Inclusion Project Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust […]

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Centre Says YES To Digital Inclusion

Getting online together

Centre says YES To Digital Inclusion An excellent event at the YES centre, opened by Northwards Housing and serving the Newton Heath community in employability, job searches, careers advice and […]

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