Marc Simpson is a Case Worker and PCS member at CMG Tyneview Park who has rediscovered his love of reading thanks to the unions links with Quick Reads which are being promoted across the union’s Northern region.
Unionlearn will be holding more events aimed at supporting unions to deliver effective Career Kickstart Reviews early in 2020 – with the first session taking place in Newcastle on January 23rd.
The Public and Commercial Services (PCS) union have been very active over recent years supporting apprenticeships across the Civil Service, so when they were asked to help out at an event in Newcastle they were happy to oblige.
FBU member Tommy Richardson, whose work on water safety won him royal recognition this summer, is better able to support colleagues and members of the public involved in emergency incidents after completing a mental health course through his union.
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.
Spotting a poster from FBU Learning in the staff room has resulted in Sarah making use of the learning opportunities offered by the union and has built her confidence – as she explains in this blog.
There are just a few weeks to go until unionlearn's autumn networking event in Newcastle for union reps and ULRs engaging, promoting and inspiring learning – and spaces are filling up fast.
Unionlearn’s annual series of Supporting Learners events got off to a cracking start on October 1st with a “sell out” event in London.