Ten Yorkshire 16-year-olds have kicked off the current season with a place on Barnsley FC’s Shadow Scholarship programme, now in its second year of operation at the club.
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After 20 years working for the same company, a learner from the POA Learning Hatfield Learning Centre has secured her dream job. This is thanks to the help and support from one of the team, Learner Support, Jill Baron .
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Morrisons Rathbones in Wakefield is a multicultural vibrant workplace with many different nationalities working together on the site – and Plant Operative David Ratnik is BFAWU Union Learning Rep on the site looking to support the learning needs of this workplace community.
Unionlearn’s annual series of Supporting Learners events got off to a cracking start on October 1st with a “sell out” event in London.
Unite Union Learning Rep Richard Gilbert and colleagues have been supporting workplace learners from Kirklees Council and Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing who have successfully completed their GCSE courses for Maths and English.
Usdaw Union Learning Rep (ULR) Sean Dixon has been presented with the unionlearn ULR of the Year Award for Supporting Disadvantaged Learners at this year’s unionlearn Annual Conference.
Since Learn with Aegis launched its new website in partnership with the Skills Network in March this year, the number of courses offered to learners has grown and grown. Kate Jackson was one learner who has benefited from the unions partnership.