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TUC London, Eastern and South East (LESE) and unionlearn have been regular attendants and contributors to the annual Day-Mer Festival in Clissold Park, north London – and they always bring a large number of Quick Reads with them for the stall.
The Learning Services Team at the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union always ensure that there is an easily accessible supply of Quick Reads in their workplace learning centres across the country. However, they don’t just find Quick Reads useful for their members.
Marc Simpson is a Case Worker and PCS member at CMG Tyneview Park who has rediscovered his love of reading thanks to the unions links with Quick Reads which are being promoted across the union’s Northern region.
A Learn with Unite Regional Learning Organiser has been making use of Quick Reads to help support learners at a reading club she has set up at the Learning Centre in the union’s Bristol office.
Udsaw learning reps have helped a young man escaping persecution build up his English skills. Helping him support his family and engage with people in his new home.
Sarah Woolley joined the BFAWU when she started working for Bakers Oven as a weekend assistant. Last October Sarah was elected to be the next General Secretary of the union. Union learning has been an important part of Sarah’s journey.
London Ambulance Service UNISON has won an award at the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London (CONEL) annual Excellence Awards for the work they have done on helping members secure the qualifications they need to apply for the service apprenticeship courses.
Christine Pogson is an Usdaw Mobile Union Learning Rep (MULR) based in Greenfield and covers East and South Greater Manchester. Christine has been working with apprentices to help them get the best from their schemes.
The FBU (Fire Brigades Union) Learning Centre has been working in partnership with Essex County Fire and Rescue Service to launch an apprenticeship scheme using Employer Apprenticeship Levy Funding.