Influencing the Disability Strategy roundtable

3 November 2020 5:00pm–6:30pm

Online event

Influencing the Disability Strategy: post-COVID solutions to breaking down barriers for disabled workers UNISON and Disability Rights UK are holding a joint online event to discuss practical solutions to the barriers disabled workers face that could be included in the UK government’s proposed new Disability Strategy. The aim of the event is to try to […]

One team week

4 – 8 November 2019

UK wide

A week to celebrate NHS support staff and show that UNISON campaigns for the whole NHS team A week to celebrate NHS support staff, particularly those working in operational services, and a chance for colleagues and the public to find out more about the vital role played by operational services staff. One Team Week celebrates […]

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Webinar: Pay Up Now! – for council and school workers

12 January 2018 11:30am–12:30pm

Join our local government team for a presentation on the pay offer for local government and school members in Englnd, Wales and Northern Ireland and what it means for members

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Living Wage Week

5 – 11 November 2017

Across the UK

Living Wage Week runs from Sunday 5 to Saturday 11 November this year. The new rate for the UK is £8.75 per hour, and for London it is £10.20 per hour. Living Wage Week takes place each year during the first week of November. It is a great opportunity to raise awareness of the work undertaken […]

Celebrate Bi Visibility Day

23 September 2017

Across the UK

Join UNISON in celebrating Bi Visibility Day

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UN world day of social justice – One day without us

19 February 2017 11:00pm–11:00pm

Across the UK

Heart UNISON week 2017

8 – 14 February 2017

UNISON LGBT Branch Officer and Contact Training

7 February 2017 9:30am–3:30pm

UNISON, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Raising young Black voices – a course for Black History Month

14 – 15 October 2016

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Hands off HRI ‘Funday Sunday’ march and festival

4 September 2016 12:00pm–7:00pm

Greenhead Park, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Heart UNISON week

7 – 13 February 2016

Many of you will know about – and have taken part in – the campaign against the Trade Union Bill. We won some important changes to the Bill in the House of Commons, but at the time of writing we don’t know whether it will become law or not, or if any amendments have been […]

Good practice in dementia care: What do care workers need to know?

20 November 2015 9:00am–10:30am

Branch Education Co-ordinator Training

16 – 17 September 2015

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

This course will explain UNISON’s approach to learning and development and help you to plan training and support for branch representatives and officers, plus how to organise around UNISON’s free learning opportunities for members. Essential information Cost to branches is £150 per delegate which includes meals, essential overnights and travel. To apply, download an application […]

Cymru/Wales regional young members’ development weekend

26 February 2015 11:00pm–10:59pm

UNISON House, Custom House Street, Cardiff, CF10 1AP

This development weekend will bring together young members from across Wales to find out more about UNISON and how they can play a part in campaigning to defend public services and jobs and win fair pay

Public meetings for strike action

13 – 19 February 2015

Across Northern Ireland

UNISON has organised a range of public meetings in towns and cities across Northern Ireland regarding the cuts proposed in health and education across Northern Ireland