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Former England international and Arsenal defender Alex Scott MBE has developed her career from the playing on the pitch to working in the media with support from the Professional Football Association.
The first of a number of learning event days at Warburton Eastwood in Nottingham took place last November thanks to the work of Union Learning Reps (ULRs) from URTU.
Midlands support staff members of the National Education Union (NEU) were treated to a full day of learning in Solihull last October.
The South West TUC has launched a campaign that aims to ensure that apprentices understand their rights as they enter the workforce. One company that they hold as an example of a good scheme is Bristol Port.
"If you’d asked me, six months ago, whether I would have been sitting in a meeting with directors and managers, I’d never have believed you.”
In October, URTU Union Learning Rep (ULR) Damien Gill , who works at Clipper Ollerton, a logistics business near Newark on Trent, organised an event to coincide with unionlearn’s Maths Workout Week.
After encouraging colleagues to successfully complete the Reading Ahead challenge last year, Southampton Union Learning Rep (ULR) Emma Nand is planning to roll out the initiative across more housing offices at the council in 2019.
Last year saw yet more success in English and Maths for staff at the Tesco Goole Distribution Centre when more than 30 members of staff received their English and maths certificates in just one quarter. All thanks to Usdaw ULRs and their work building a partnership.
Matt Pointon is a Project Officer working in the unionlearn Strategy team, before starting with unionlearn Matt worked with the BSU’s ULF project and attended a number of learning events – one resulted in Matt following a long desire to study towards a Masters degree.
Mathew Rosendale has been bitten by the learning bug and has racking up a huge number of qualifications over recent years thanks to a suite of Level 2 courses being offered by the Fire Brigades Union.