Education

Paul Hayter UNISON Fife Health Branch Education Officer

Helps arrange training courses and education programmes for members, stewards, health and safety reps and branch officers.

The role includes:

  • making sure all new stewards and reps receive information about the branch and their role;
  • publicising the range of educational and training opportunities available to members and activists, and making sure that all reps go on appropriate courses;
  • talking to existing reps about their ongoing training and development needs;
  • organising a plan of training for activists and producing an annual budget to meet its costs;
  • keeping records of what training has been undertaken and by whom within the branch;
  • negotiating with the employer, along with union learning reps on issues relating to learning including time off;
  • supporting and co-ordinating the work of buddies and mentors in the branch.

Link to U-Train

https://learning.unison.org.uk/content/uploads/sites/50/2019/07/Utrain-2018-clickable-1.pdf   

UNISON Learning & Organisation

https://learning.unison.org.uk/

My UNISON

https://www.unison.org.uk/my-unison

ACAS

https://www.acas.org.uk

UNISON Rulebook

https://www.unison.org.uk/about/our-organisation/rulebook/