UNISON provides social care professionals with various opportunities for learning and development. These include:
1) Learning opportunities for union representatives and for members looking to get more involved in the union (see below).
UNISON offers a range of trade union education and lifelong learning opportunities for members.
UNISON’s training and development online service has been designed to guide UNISON members or reps through a range of available development opportunities available. Help in planning your development is available from your branch or union learning representative.
Find out more: contact your local UNISON branch, call 0845 355 0845 if you don’t have your branch details, or contact your regional education contact
UNISON grants and bursaries
UNISON operates a small bursary scheme for members covering trade union and labour studies, general non-vocational education and vocational education relevant to public services, and book grants.