Women’s Group meeting dates

Wednesday 30th October 2019 – jewellery making 5.30pm – 7.30 pm Wednesday 27th November 2019 – activity to be confirmed 5.30pm Wednesday 18th December 2019 – activity to be confirmed 5.30pm contact: mandy.buckley@birminghamunison.co.uk    

Women’s Group Cheshire Oaks Trip

Saturday 2 November 2019 Cheshire Oaks Shopping Outlet, Kinsey Rd, Ellesmere Port CH65 9JJ Coach leaving McClaren House at 8.30 a.m., leaves Chehire Oaks at 4pm. Booking advised. Contact Mandy Buckley (Women’s Officer)  for details. mandy.buckley@birminghamunison.co.uk or call 01221 200 3331

A word about Mental Health.

Hello all   It’s important to take care of yourself and get the most from life. Below are 10 practical ways to look after your mental health. Making simple changes to how you live doesn’t need to cost a fortune or take up loads of time. Anyone can follow this advice. Why not start today? […]

black history month

Black Members Group London Trip in celebration of Future Generations

Friday 18th October 2019 11am- 5pm UNISON Centre, 130 Euston road, Kings cross, London NW1 2AY We will be acknowledging the contribution of young Black achievers in Britain and also looking forward to the next generation with the Young Black Member Award presentation. There will be guest speakers, music, poetry and dispays of dance and […]

Upcoming Member Courses- UNISON West Midlands

West Midlands Regional Office are providing the following members courses, which will take place at the Regional Office in Birmingham. details below: 082 Managing Behaviour 9th October 2019 079 Microsoft Word 16th October to 6th November (3 Wednesday Afternoons) 085 Maintaining Work Life Balance 22nd October 2019 086 Managing Stress in the Workplace 8th November […]

Disability Dicrimination Workshop with Hubbub and Face Up Theatre

UNISON Workshop in collaboration with Hubbub and Face Up Theatre on Friday October 11th 1.00-4.00pm At HLS Room in the Library of Birmingham -4th Floor With funding from UNISON’s General Political Fund and in collaboration with Hubbub and Face Up Theatre UNISON Birmingham Branch has organised a workshop to highlight the discrimination disabled people still […]

Birmingham Branch Disabled Members’ meeting

Calling Notice Birmingham Branch Disabled Members’ meeting Date: Monday October 14th  Venue:  UNISON Birmingham Branch 19th Floor McLaren Building Priory Queensway   Time: 17.30-19.30   UNISON Disabled Members are welcome to attend the above meeting. If you have any specific access requirements please contact:   Philippa Hands: 464 1048 or 200 7107       […]

NEW! November Training Workshops

UNISON Birmingham Branch November 2019 UNISON Birmingham Branch will be offering the following training workshops , which are open to all:- Tuesday 12th November 2019 1.30-4.00 Stress Management & Tai Chi. Thursday 14th November 2019 2.30 – 4.30 Challenging Bullying at work Monday 18th November 2019 1.30-4.00 Interview Skills/Get that job Thursday 21stth November 2 […]

Unison support for Climate Change activists

On Friday 20th September 2019 there were Climate Change protests across the globe, with Youth Strike 4 Climate leading the way. The young activists asked working people to come out on strike with them for the planet. The Branch showed support to the demonstrators by protesting outside the Council House with the other Trade Unions […]

Pay Up Now – Campaigners in Brum

Birmingham UNISON stewards attended the lobby at the Pay Roadshow on 17th September 2019, where the Local Government Association were meeting with the Midlands Councils on responding to our pay claim. UNISON is campaigning for Fair Pay Now in the forthcoming pay settlement. It, along with other unions, wants a minimum of £10 per hour […]