Health and well-being

ULR Pete is supporting colleagues through difficult times.

Pete Colclough is an Usdaw Union Learning Rep (ULR) working the night shift in the Tesco’s Jubilee Way store in Mansfield. Pete became a ULR about a year ago and since starting has been supporting colleagues gain digital skills – something which uncovered other issues that Pete’s training in...

Unionlearn Annual Report 2019

Unionlearn Annual Report 2019

Over the past year union learning has continued to open up learning opportunities to a diverse population. As ever, we are reaching out to individuals who have little or no access to learning and training from their employer and lack the confidence or means to use the formal education and skills system. At the same time unions are supporting skills...

Mark is leading by example to promote learning at Fox’s

Mark Dickens works at Fox’s Biscuits in Batley as a Technician, where he is also the BFAWU (Bakers food & allied workers union) Branch Secretary. As a branch officer Mark is keen to promote the union’s learning offer – and he has also been quick to take up the opportunity to build his own skills.