The Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) have been supporting older learners through drop in sessions at a community centre in Wigan.
Adult & Community Learning
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 .
Unionlearn will be wrapping up the 2019 autumn series of Supporting Learners events in Exeter this November – so be sure to book your space soon.
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.
Unionlearn has today published the latest edition of the Learning Rep e-magazine. The Autumn 2019 edition focuses the spotlight on this year’s unionlearn Annual Conference at Congress House, and also includes a look at some of the highlights of this summer’s Learning at Work Week.
In the latest edition of the Learning Rep e-magazine, we have the following:
- Celebrating 20 years of the Union Learning Fund
- Learning at Work Week
- Helping civil servants
- New unionlearn publications
- Union learning makes a difference
- Tommy gets royal recognition
In late spring this year URTU organised a two-day Mental Health First Aider Training course. This took place in Milton Keynes and was open to union members and management.
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.
At UNISON we want to support as many of our members in public services as possible grow their digital skills and digital confidence.
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.