Go for Growth news

Getting Young Members engaged with learning during #GoForGrowth

2019 is UNISON’s Year of the Young Worker. Most young workers are contending with low wages, insecure jobs and no voice at work, they need trade unions more than ever. But it’s not just securing workplace rights that unions do to support young workers. Getting young workers participating in UNISON’s learning programme is a really […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Count on us to celebrate National Numeracy Day

It’s National Numeracy Day today and here at UNISON we’re celebrating the importance of numbers in our everyday lives. Today we are helping everyone in the UK to take action to build the confidence and skills to use numbers effectively. At present, nearly half (49%) of working age UK adults currently have the numeracy levels […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Getting Young Members engaged with learning during #GoForGrowth

Getting Young Members engaged with learning during #GoForGrowth 2019 is UNISON’s Year of the Young Worker. Most young workers are contending with low wages, insecure jobs and no voice at work, they need trade unions more than ever. But it’s not just securing workplace rights that unions do to support young workers. Getting young workers […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Let’s Celebrate Learning at Work Week!

  Monday 13th May marks the start of Learning at Work Week, a week dedicated to celebrating and promoting the importance of learning in the workplace. The week, organised by the Campaign for Learning, takes place between the 13th and 19th of May, and this year’s theme is Shaping the Future. Branches up and down the […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Blog: It’s time to go for growth

There’s a huge amount of work to do, but I know that our union is up to the task – and that every time we build our union, we make it easier to support, defend and represent our members in the decades to come.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

It’s spring – let’s Go for Growth

Reach out to members and non-members with an event – a picnic, a stall in the canteen, cupcakes or a social

Article on the UNISON National site.

Building on the success of Grovember

As we go for some spring growth in may, what does the data from Grovember tell us? What useful lessons can we pick out from it?

P.S data on the UNISON National site.

Let’s Go for Growth in May

Last year’s Grovember campaign was such a success we’re doing it again in May with a Go for Growth month

Article on the UNISON National site.