Pete Colclough is an Usdaw Union Learning Rep (ULR) working the night shift in the Tesco’s Jubilee Way store in Mansfield. Pete became a ULR about a year ago and since starting has been supporting colleagues gain digital skills – something which uncovered other issues that Pete’s training in...
This week the West Midlands Combined Authority became the latest region to sign an Apprenticeship Charter with unionlearn and TUC Midlands.
In June apprentices at Toyota UKs Apprentice Development Centre (ADC) in Burnaston Hall just outside Derby gathered together for their annual presentation and awards ceremony – with Unite playing a vital role supporting the young people develop their careers.
Over the last couple of years the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) have promoted learning at work in Tulip Foods in Coalville, Leicester, but courses have started and then dropped away for one reason or another.
Tony Dytiche is a bus driver and Trade Union Learning Rep with Unite the Union at First Bus Potteries at Hanley in Stoke on Trent. With Learning at Work Week happening in May Tony took the opportunity to promote workplace learning to colleagues at the public transport provider.
The Learning Services team from the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) were recently called in by one of their Regional Officers to see if they could help support workers at Fyffes in Coventry – this was an opportunity that Project Worker Karen Plasom knew would result in a fruitful...
Unionlearn will be at this year’s Women Chainmakers Festival in Cradley Heath on Saturday July 6th with a wealth of resources and information to promote workplace learning.
Amy Jackson , CWU Lead ULR at North Staffordshire Postal Branch. She has recently been organising courses in British Sign Language (BSL) and seen how these can build relationships and improve inclusion.
Usdaw reps in the DHL Long Eaton site have made real strides to embed learning into the site’s activities over the past year. Now they have a fully functioning infrastructure to support learning and have demonstrated just what learning can add to the site.