CaseWeb briefing

25 February 2021 5:30pm–6:15pm

Get to grips with UNISON’s bespoke CaseWeb system, designed to manage your casework. What is CaseWeb? UNISON now has its own system, developed especially to help you manage your casework. You can keep your information all in one place, with stewards, branch officers and branch staff all able to access members’ case information securely anytime, […]

Further education and sixth form colleges meeting and training session

23 February 2021 5:00pm–6:30pm

UNISON Eastern is organising an online meeting/training session for members who work in further education and sixth form colleges. What’s it about? This is your chance to discuss important issues in higher education and discuss what you and your colleagues can do next. Pay consultation in FE and national updates Pay update in sixth form […]

CaseWeb briefing

22 February 2021 1:45pm–2:30pm

Get to grips with UNISON’s bespoke CaseWeb system, designed to manage your casework. What is CaseWeb? UNISON now has its own system, developed especially to help you manage your casework. You can keep your information all in one place, with stewards, branch officers and branch staff all able to access members’ case information securely anytime, […]

UNISON Eastern Labour Link Forum and AGM

11 February 2021 8:00pm–9:00pm

The 2021 UNISON Eastern Labour Link Forum and Annual General Meeting is open to all UNISON members paying into the Labour Link political fund in the Eastern region. On the agenda Speakers include: Labour East director Hollie Ridley with a review of 2020 and plans for 2021, Labour Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner reporting from Westminster, […]

Regional women’s committee annual general meeting

10 February 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

All women in the Eastern region are invited to attend our regional annual general meeting. Tell me more! Women in our public services face a whole host of issues from sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace to equal pay and the menopause. And problems have intensified during the pandemic, with women still expected to […]

Migrant health and care workers briefing

9 February 2021 7:00pm–8:00pm

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 […]

Young members meeting

30 January 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

Join UNISON Eastern Young Members for our first virtual meeting! What’s happening? This is an opportunity for us to discuss the issues that young public service workers have been facing during the pandemic – and to look at the ways we can organise around the challenges we’ve faced. Our Young Members committee usually meets four […]

LGBT+ regional committee annual general meeting

30 January 2021 11:00am–12:30pm

Tell me more! UNISON fights discrimination and prejudice in the workplace on behalf of its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) members. We work together in local and national groups of LGBT+ members to campaign and provide support for our members. The Eastern region LGBT+ committee works to make sure LGBT+ issues are high up […]

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 7:30pm–9:00pm

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 11:30am–1:00pm

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 5:00pm–6:30pm

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 1:30pm–3:30pm

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 3:00pm–5:00pm

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 […]