This course is only available to UNISON members.


This two day course is a follow on to the Organising Stewards course and looks particularly at the how to support members involved in grievance and disciplinary processes.

Day One will covers the policy elements of grievance and disciplinary procedures, how to ensure you have all the facts and can make the best case for your member.

Day Two will deal particularly with Sickness Absence meetings including understanding processes around ill health retirement, defending members from unfair pressure to return to work and supporting those who do come back to work.  It will also explore supporting a member at a stressful time, tactics and pitfalls as well as sources

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Tutor: Caitlin NiChathail

Tutor's organisation: UNISON

Course Dates


10:00 am - 4:00 pm


10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course is no longer available for applications.