The Branch Executive Committee currently has vacancies for:
- Welfare Secretary
- LGBT Officer male – job share
- Equality Officer
- Membership & Recruitment Officer
- Education Secretary
- Communications Officer
- Youth Officer
- International Relations Officer
Job descriptions for each post are available on the latest branch vacancy bulletin – March 2017
Anyone who requires further information can e-mail Amber Robinson, Branch Secretary- firstname.lastname@example.org
The annual report reflects the work undertaken by the branch January – December 2016. It is well worth a read – 2016
For January 2017, members in the West Midlands Unison region received £251,400 in compensation for personal injury payments, with members of this branch receiving £3335. For February 2017, members in the region received £91,090.18.
It always pays to be a Unison member!!
If you are affected by the budget or have any questions relating to this, please telephone or e-mail the Convenor who covers your directorate.
City Director & Governance – Amber Robinson – Branch Secretary – mobile 07786 330404 email email@example.com
Learning Services Section of Children & Families, Housing & Customer Services, Place Growth & Prosperity, School Support Staff – Brian Tomkinson – Convenor – mobile 07767 814284 email firstname.lastname@example.org
Children & Families (apart from Learning Services), Finance, Public Health & Adult Social Care – Justin Ashton – Convenor – mobile 07880 966510 email email@example.com
If you are not a member and wish to join, please contact us and we can talk through the benefits of membership and bring you a membership form.
Due to a restructure of Directorates at the major employer of the branch, convenors’ constituencies from 10 August 2016 have been reorganised as follows:
Stoke-On-Trent City Council staff and schools within the City of Stoke-On-Trent Boundary
Amber Robinson – Tel 01782 232263, mobile 07786 330404, email firstname.lastname@example.org – Governance and City Director
Justin Ashton – Tel 01782 235453, mobile 07880 966510, email email@example.com – Public Health & Adult Social Care, Finance, Children & Family Services (apart from Learning Services)
Brian Tomkinson – Tel 01782 235452, mobile 07767 814284, email firstname.lastname@example.org – Place, Growth & Prosperity, Housing & Customer Services, Learning Services (part of Children & Family Services), School Based Staff
Stoke-On-Trent College – Julie Harrison-Ball (steward) 01782 208208. Email email@example.com
Other – Amber Robinson – contact details as above.
This is a special edition of the branch newsletter which reminds existing members of the benefits of Unison membership and informs non-members about the work of the branch and what is available.
Features in this issue includes:
- What is a trade union?
- There For You
- What can this branch do for you?
- I am not a Unison member but…..
- Whatever did the unions do for us?
- What else can Unison offer?
It is well worth a read – Benefits of Membership 2016