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Usdaw ULRs have been using the skills and knowledge they have developed to support learners at work to help the local community in Beeston, Nottingham, and the Middle Street Learning Centre.
Unite’s North-East, Yorkshire & Humberside region launched its new learning agreement at Nissan with a series of six events across the car manufacturer’s Sunderland plant during Learning at Work Week (LaWW) in May.
Over the summer Clipper Logistics at Ollerton, Nottinghamshire held a presentation event for the learners who had successfully completed City & Guilds qualifications .
Morrisons Rathbones in Wakefield is a multicultural vibrant workplace with many different nationalities working together on the site – and Plant Operative David Ratnik is BFAWU Union Learning Rep on the site looking to support the learning needs of this workplace community.
With many people not having access to IT equipment or a workplace learning centre Usdaw’s Mobile Learning Centre is proving a vital resource to allow workers to develop digital skills.
Unite Union Learning Rep Stuart Kinvig is a cleaner and junior caretaker at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in Preston and has been supporting workers at the site improve their digital skills following the signing of a Learning Agreement with the employer.
Jason Ace is a Returns Operative at DHL Argos in Castleford and has always found maths to be daunting, but with the support of his union and the National Numeracy Challenge he is now able to help his kids with homework and feels seven feet tall.
Mark Dickens works at Fox’s Biscuits in Batley as a Technician, where he is also the BFAWU (Bakers food & allied workers union) Branch Secretary. As a branch officer Mark is keen to promote the union’s learning offer – and he has also been quick to take up the opportunity to build his own skills.
After a decade of helping her colleagues improve their skills, Usdaw learning rep Tracy White has been named ULR of the year at the union’s organising awards.