South West

South West

Bath, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cheltenham, Exeter, Gloucester, Plymouth, Poole, Salisbury, Swindon, Taunton, Trowbridge, Weston-super-Mare, Yeovil

Bristol better jobs for all event highlights the importance of skills


On Wednesday 1 November, in Bristol City Hall, the South West Trades Union Congress (SWTUC), Bristol Mayor, Marvin Rees, and Bristol Chamber of Commerce and Initiative came together to discuss the challenges the city faced in a bid to make it the best place to work....

Bristol Better Jobs event to focus on skills


Skills is one of the key factors of a great job" said South West TUC Regional Secretary Nigel Costley as he announced a major event focusing on Better Job for Bristol. Bristol is a prosperous city with a diverse economy and many successful businesses. It has...

Promotion achieved for Graham thanks to POA Learning

Case study

Prison Officer and POA member Graham Ford has recently been promoted to Supervising Officer – an achievement that he feels was helped by the support he received from POA Learning. Until his promotion Graham had always been an avid supporter of the courses offered by...

Luke Matthews: The American Dream - From Swindon Town FC to US Soccer Scholarship

How did you find today’s event at your old stomping ground? First and foremost, it was a pleasure to be asked by Jon Holloway (Head of Swindon Town FITC) to be part of this important day to inspire young students on the trusts education programme. I came through the...