Dates available
  • Wednesday 11th (9:30am) - Friday 13th March (4:30pm) 2020

    Crowne Plaza
    Newcastle
    NE1 3SA
    United Kingdom

  • Wednesday 10th (9:00am) - Friday 12th June (4:00pm) 2020

    Crowne Plaza
    Newcastle
    NE1 3SA
    United Kingdom

About the event

Reps Foundation is a three-day course for newly elected reps or those who have not previously attended training. Please note! You must sign up to all 3 days and ensure you have time off agreed with your employer for all 3 days when booking a place.

It will enable you to:

  • Develop the NEU presence in your workplace.
  • Understand the challenges facing teachers and the NEU.
  • Know your rights and the range of support available to you.
  • Represent members individually and collectively.
  • Negotiate with and influence management.
  • Build campaigns in your workplace and community.
  • Act as local NEU leader in your workplace.

For further advice on eligibility, negotiating release from work, or for assistance with access and expenses, please contact your regional office.