UWE UNISON Pride Season

UWE UNISON Pride Season

This year Bristol’s Pride is going Virtual from the 1st of September to the 12th.

Not only have we put together a programme of events for Pride we also wanted to share some of our members’ first experiences of Pride.

Meet one of your LGBT+ Officers

Meet one of your LGBT+ Officers

I am Tamsila, I currently share the post of  UWE UNISON’s LGBT+ Officer with Dan Heland. I’ve had former roles in UWE UNISON as Health & Safety Officer as well as Black Members Officer. My day job at UWE is as a technician in engineering. I’ve been a lifelong...
Meet your Disabled Member’s Officer…

Meet your Disabled Member’s Officer…

I am Jo, Disabled Members Officer, and pleased to be part of a service providing information and support to disabled people. I have been a UNISON member for a number of years, here at UWE and in previous jobs, and joined because its core values of equality and respect...
Meet your Branch Equality Coordinator…

Meet your Branch Equality Coordinator…

I am Alice, a Programme Support Officer for the Student Journey Programme and Web Transformation Project.  I am also UWE UNISON’s Equality Coordinator and a Workplace Steward and have previously been the branch’s Disabled Member’s Officer. I decided to become an...
Black Member’s update

Black Member’s update

Following the recent killing of George Floyd in America, subsequent Black Lives Matter protests and the release of a report into the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on Black people, a meeting with UWE Unison’s Black Members was arranged to discuss how these things...
Meet your Black Member’s Officer…

Meet your Black Member’s Officer…

  I am Leyhana and I’m currently an Information Point Team Leader at UWE Bristol. I’ve been a member of UWE UNISON for a few years, yet this is my first year as Black Members Officer. Previously, I attended the National Black Members Conference as a visitor...