More and more disabled people are finding self-employment is the best route for them. But a new report by Community shows there is much more to be done to help them make a success of working for themselves.
Usdaw member Jamie Docherty left school with no qualifications, but her she tells the story of how coming across a learning campaign from the union resulted in a challenging learning journey which ended with a ICTU award.
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...
Jayne Barry is Project Manager at Derbyshire County Council and a UNISON Learning Co-Ordinator and Union Learning Rep. At this years unionlearn Annual Conference Jayne was named the 2019 winner for supporting Apprenticeships.
Rachel Vine is Lead ULR with the Bakers Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) at Pennine Foods in Sheffield and at the 2019 unionlearn Annual Conference won the ULR award for supporting Literacy at work.