Starting an apprenticeship with Darlington at 15-years old and signing a professional contract just 2 years later, Joshua Gray was enjoying playing for the first team when he started thinking about what his next steps might be. And his union, the Professional Footballers Association (PFA), was there...
Finding and taking up one of a huge range of apprenticeships available across the Liverpool City Region is set to get much easier as Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram launches the UK’s first one-stop web portal for apprenticeships.
Usdaw’s campaign for retail “Check Out Learning” really came up trumps for Reece Crompton . When he saw some posters advertising the day around the canteen and corridors at Tesco, Horwich he thought this could be what he needed.
Dave Inglesby is the Usdaw ULR co-ordinator for the on-site Learning Centre at Co-op Lea Green. Dave and the Learning Centre have had a huge impact on workplace learning over recent years.
TUC North West with unionlearn will be celebrating 10 years of trades unions supporting digital inclusion in Liverpool City region at an event in March.
TUC North West continues to work with the CCG (‘health authority’) and the PSS (voluntary organisation) across Liverpool to promote digital inclusion, and through training enabling people to take better care of their health and well-being.
I heard about the Learning Curve through my first line manager when I started.
Danny Corfe was elected as a Union Learning Rep (ULR) with Usdaw in September 2008, joining a team of reps at Bakemark, now CSM, in Bromborough, Merseyside. During that time, Danny has progressed on to becoming the ULR coordinator for the on-site Learning Centre and built a new team of reps.
In late November unionlearn wrapped up its annual Supporting Learners series of regional events in Leeds. During the autumn unionlearn had held events across the country aimed at supporting Union Learning Reps and promoting workplace learning.