Black members Live!

22 – 23 January 2021

Just because we can’t meet in person, doesn’t mean democracy has to stop. UNISON’s Black members have organised a weekend of virtual events – keynote panels, webinars and workshops – in place of their normal conference. How do I sign up? Black Members Live! events are open to Black members of UNISON – we use […]

How does your NHS Pension work and is anything changing?

13 January 2021

Join our briefing to find out more about how the NHS Pension Scheme works. What will this session cover? Our national officer talks you through how your pension works and changes expected soon, as well as the situation for those who have retired and returned to work. Speaker Alan Fox, UNISON national pensions officer When […]

UNISON Peterborough Citizens UK listening event

1 December 2020 6:30pm–8:00pm

UNISON is involved in an exciting project aimed at improving the lives of people who live or work in Peterborough. What’s it about? We are working with a wide range of organisations – schools, colleges, charities, faith groups – to identify the key issues that the city faces. The project is co-ordinated by Citizens UK […]

Negotiating Reasonable Adjustments webinar

1 December 2020 10:30am–12:00pm

Please join us for an interactive session which will explain everything you need to know about reasonable adjustments for disabled workers, ways of negotiating with management and how a disability passport could work for your members. We’ll also look at UNISON’s recent report on disabled members who have worked form home during Covid-19 and what […]

Further education meeting and training session

30 November 2020 4:00pm–5:30pm

UNISON Eastern is organising an online meeting/training for members who work in further education and sixth form colleges. We will be discussing various issues such as Health and Safety in the second lockdown Pay in FE and national updates Pay in sixth form colleges and national updates Please register your attendance below and we’ll email […]

Celebrate Disabled History Month with the TUC

25 November 2020 12:30pm–2:30pm

The TUC LESE Disabled Members Network brings you an online event to celebrate Disabled History Month 2020. About The Network, whilst celebrating its history 365 days a year, is also hosting a special event to celebrate Disabled History Month, which runs from Wednesday 18 November to Sunday 20 December 2020. Guest speaker Janine Booth will […]

Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations (TUPE) webinar

23 November 2020 2:00pm–4:00pm

Join us to find out more about the TUPE regulations and how they protect employees transferring from one employer to another. They apply when jobs are outsourced or even when public-sector bodies merge. What does it cover? TUPE – Origins How the Regulations Seek to Protect those in scope… How can it go wrong Can […]

Migrant health and care workers briefing

17 November 2020

Health and Social care workers can now claim back their Immigration Health Surcharge in a reimbursement scheme. We are running this event to tell you more about how this will work and about UNISON’s campaign to scrap the surcharge What will this session cover? How the new Immigration Health Surcharge exemption will work for workers […]

LGBT+ Live!

13 – 15 November 2020

Just because we can’t meet in person, doesn’t mean democracy has to stop. UNISON’s LGBT+ members have organised a weekend of virtual events in place of their normal conference. How do I sign up? LGBT+ Live! events are only open to LGBT+ members of UNISON. We want to make it as accessible as possible, so […]

Risk Assessment Essentials webinar

12 November 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

Any activist who is interested in becoming a health and safety rep, or who has newly qualified, is invited along to this risk assessment webinar. What’s it about? This webinar will build your confidence and take the fear out of risk assessments by talking you through the basics. It’s aimed at anyone with little to […]

Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations (TUPE) webinar

26 October 2020 10:30am–12:30pm

Join us to find out more about the TUPE regulations and how they protect employees transferring from one employer to another. They apply when jobs are outsourced or even when public-sector bodies merge. What does it cover? TUPE – Origins How the Regulations Seek to Protect those in scope… How can it go wrong Can […]

Disability Live!

19 – 24 October 2020

Just because we can’t meet in person, doesn’t mean democracy has to stop. UNISON’s Disabled members have organised a week-long programme of virtual events in place of their normal conference. What’s on? There’s an exciting schedule covering a range of topics: Keynote session on learning from the impact of Covid 19 on disabled people, The […]

An introduction to the Local Government Pension Scheme webinar

13 October 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

Join us to find out: How is my pension calculated; What will be the effect of the £95,000 cap on severance payments; What is the McCloud judgement? Who does it cover and how might it affect the pension of those covered when they leave/retire? How might the LGPS change and what are the future threats? […]

Handling the Early Stages of Fitness to Practice Cases in Branches webinar

28 September 2020 2:00pm–3:15pm

UNISON provides representation and advice at all stages of the fitness to practice investigatory process including at interim, substantive and review hearings, so it’s important branches know what they are required to do at the very early stages of a member’s referral to a professional body. Our speakers will discuss what branches need to know […]

CANCELLED – Negotiating Reasonable Adjustments webinar

24 September 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

This is an interactive session which will explain everything you need to know about reasonable adjustments for disabled workers, ways of negotiating with management and how a disability passport could work for your members. We’ll also look at UNISON’s recent report on disabled members who have worked form home during Covid-19 and what their needs […]