International Affiliates

International Affiliates

Every year the branch affiliate to International campaigns and organisations We are currently affiliated to the following: Brazil Solidarity Initiative Affiliate since 2020 https://nocoupinbrazil.wordpress.com The Brazil Solidarity Initiative is a campaigning...
Evening and Weekend Working

Evening and Weekend Working

If you are asked to volunteer to work after 20:00 in an evening or on a Saturday and/or Sunday you are entitled to different pay rates for those hours, even when this is part of your normal working week. This is enshrined in our terms and conditions of employment,...
Meet your Branch Minutes Secretary…

Meet your Branch Minutes Secretary…

Hi, I’m Rhiannon and I work as a technician supporting students studying ecology and environmental science and I’m UWE UNISON’s Branch Minutes Secretary. I joined UNISON because I believe in the big underpinning values of unions – things like fairness and...
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...