Madhu Bhardwaj works at Evington Road Tesco in Leicester. Originally a fully trained nurse in India, Madhu moved to England, and with the support of her union, began to gain qualifications that would be recognised in her new home.
Over the summer Clipper Logistics at Ollerton, Nottinghamshire held a presentation event for the learners who had successfully completed City & Guilds qualifications .
URTU has received a prestigious award at Stafford College's annual Celebration Awards for outstanding support towards the union’s apprenticeship training programme.
When you hear about people hunting for treasure, you tend to imagine some weather-beaten pirates digging on a sun-kissed Caribbean island, or perhaps Lara Croft braving booby traps in an overgrown jungle temple. One image not usually conjured up is a group of ULRs wandering around a park in...
Usdaw Union Learning Reps have been working with employer the Co-op to support positive attitudes towards mental health, and a campaign at Castlewood Co-op Retail Logistics (CRL) in Derbyshire shows why “It’s good to talk” changing the perception of mental health.
Unionlearn’s annual series of Supporting Learners events got off to a cracking start on October 1st with a “sell out” event in London.
The BFAWU has been supporting learning at Manor Bakeries in Stoke for over 10 years, with many workers having passed levels in English and Maths.
Workplace learners across the Midlands will be benefit from the regional Supporting Learners event in Leicester this autumn.
Candi Lee was an agency worker when she started working for Boots in Nottingham, but she joined Usdaw and made use of the union learning centre and opportunities the union had negotiated for all staff. She is now employed by the company and hasn’t looked back since.