A Union Learning Representative (ULR) is a member of an independent trade union, recognised by their employer, and elected by their colleagues in the workplace.
ULRs have been instrumental in championing the importance of training and development. ULR’s work extremely hard to boost the image and strength of the organisation of their union within the workplace.
They can help widen union membership across the board and in under represented groups such as migrant workers.
Speak to one of the representatives in your workplace or contact your Regional Learning Manager in the Contact Information section.
Unite offers full training in this role, you will be helped to get paid release from work to attend a course. You are also offered on going support as you develop in the role via our network of Learning Organisers in each region.
Promoting the value of learning
Arranging learning/ training
Supporting workplace learning centres
to embed learning in the workplace
Above all helping others access new
Find out how to register with Learn With Unite