Mid-life Development

Mid-life Development

Workers are retiring later in life, pensions are uncertain. Traditional forms of life-long employment are disappearing, replaced, in many cases, by short-term, insecure and constantly changing roles. Many workers now will work in a number of different areas in their working lives.

UNISON wins WEA award for learning work

News

UNISON has been recognised by the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) as its National Strategic Partner of the year. The award marks “the degree to which a strategic partnership has enabled WEA to raise profile, influence the sector and raise educational aspirations...

Festival of Learning Awards – nominations open this week

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Union Learning Reps are being encouraged to nominate learners and workplaces they have been supporting for the Festival of Learning 2018 awards. This year bus driver and Unite member Ashley Pickering, a bus driver for First Leeds in Bramley, was been announced as the...

Latest Learning Rep out now!

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Unionlearn has today published the latest edition of the Learning Rep. The Winter 2017 edition features a report about Hull City Council Officer Daphne Robins on winning her ULR of the Year award at TUC Congress. The magazine for union learners everywhere...

Learning Rep - Winter 2017 Edition

Publication

In the latest edition of the Learning Rep e-magazine, we have the following: Daphne Robins is ULR of the Year Preparing for change at HMRC Supporting older workers Investing in the future Switching to online learning Making maths add up

Southport event kicks off Supporting Learners series

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Last week unionlearn kicked off the first of its six Supporting Learners events in Southport. Union learning reps from around the North West came together to discuss how they have been supporting learners and consider how they will continue to help their unions, members and...

Supporting Learners across the South East at London event

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Unionlearn will be holding its London, East and South East Regional Supporting Learners event in London this November. The event, run in conjunction with SERTUC, will be held at the UNISON Centre in central London on Thursday...

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