Morrisons Rathbones in Wakefield have been utilising the learning opportunities offered by the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) Learning Services to bring various courses to their site and support the workforce develop their skills.
Ever wanted to be a bit more creative at work? Wanted to try something new but don’t have the time? This were questions asked by Usdaw and The More than a Sandwich project who brought song-writing, origami, poetry, and life-writing into workplaces in Elmsall, Goole, and Castleford.
Each year unionlearn staff organise a number of campaigns around skills to encourage unions to get involved with workplace learning – and 2020 is going to be no different with a full range of annual campaigns and a few new ones.
The team running the Professional Footballers Associations (PFA) Union Learning Fund (ULF) Project recently held it’s forth Learner Centre Best Practise Day for partner clubs across the country to share ideas and experiences.
When ex-Wigan defender Lewis Field was forced to quit the game due to injury he chose an unusual pathway to evolve his career – following his passion for animals by studying zoology. Here he tells his story and how his union, the PFA supported him.