Jade Ransley works at a Suffolk stables based in Newmarket and has recently completed a course in mentoring run by the National Association of Racing Staff (NARS) which is helping her support fellow stable staff.
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Last Friday the National Association of Racing Staff (NARS) held its presentation night for the first cohort of racing staff to be awarded their certificates after passing the Level 2 Mentoring, Leadership and Team Skills course.
The news of the collapse of holiday company Thomas Cook leaving thousands of holiday makers stranded made the headlines in October, however this also had a massive impact on nearly 10,000 staff in the company who faced redundancy. Many of these staff were represented by Unite the Union – who stepped...
With many people not having access to IT equipment or a workplace learning centre Usdaw’s Mobile Learning Centre is proving a vital resource to allow workers to develop digital skills.
Birkbeck, University of London has a couple of events coming up over the next few weeks that will help ULR’s and union members across the capital improve skills and build confidence.
Unionlearn’s annual series of Supporting Learners events got off to a cracking start on October 1st with a “sell out” event in London.
In this blog Kara talks about the role of a MULR and why she decided this was something she wanted to do.
Dominique Tortice is the Union Learn Project Assistant at the National Association of Racing Staff (NARS) and assists with providing free training courses to help racing staff improve their qualifications and training. In this blog Dominique talks about how the union is supporting staff build their skills.
Adrienne Dawn Ward is an Usdaw Union Learning Rep. Adrienne has recently arranged British Sign Language courses in her workplace and here talks about why she feels they are important.