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About the event

This course is aimed at workplace reps or anyone interested in becoming a workplace rep within Torfaen and will help you to develop the skills and confidence to support and represent members in a range of situations.

It will also help you to understand your role as a rep within the union and increase your knowledge on a number of key topics such as sickness absence and redundancy.

Itinerary

9.30   -  Registration and Coffee

10.00 – 10.15 – Introductions

10.15 – 10.45 – Arranging and holding effective member meetings

10.45 – 11.30 – Investigatory meetings

11.30 – 12.00 – Sickness absence – procedures and the law

12:00 – 1.00 – Lunch

1.00 – 1.15 – Sickness absence procedures and the law continued

1.15 – 2.00 – Preventing redundancies and managing restructuring

2.00 – 2.30 – NEU website and resources

2.30 – 3.00 – Coffee break & Q&A situation

3.00 – 4.00 – How the union works and your place in the Union

This will be followed by a General Meeting of the Torfaen District for all members. Please invite all NEU members in the school to attend the 4.30 meeting – cake and coffee provided.