Youth employment and skills

Save the date! Unionlearn announces annual conference


Unionlearn is asking everyone to get their diaries and pencils ready as it announces the date of this year’s annual conference – it will be held on Thursday 12th July at Congress House in Central London. Tickets and details will be available soon for the...

Plymouth construction trainees benefit from ULF supported partnership work

Case study

Partnership working initiated by the joint union Union Learning Fund (ULF) project could result in over 20,000 hours of work experience for construction trainees in Plymouth – and allow the city council to improve more community facilities. At the heart of the joint...

GMB and UNISON sign new Learning Agreement with Poole Council


Staff at Borough of Poole Council in Dorset will have greater access to learning opportunities thanks to a new Learning Agreement signed over the summer between the Council and the workplace unions. GMB and UNISON at Poole have been working together to persuade the...

Learners encouraged to Use-It with new assessment tool


Use-It – an online assessment tool aimed at supporting workplace learners – was launched by Unite apprentices from Jaguar Land Rover at unionlearn’s Regional Learning and Skills Conference in Birmingham last week. The Use-IT tool has been created by unionlearn for the...