First Union organising school

The First Union is going to be operating a 12 week course (30 hours per week) in organising from February 2015.

first unionThe school is open to people who want to learn union and community organising skills. This includes union delegates or community activists from outside First Union (i.e. PSA Youth members).

The course will teach a mix of organising theory, employment law and union history along with supervised practical work such as recruiting new members, bargaining collective agreements, holding meetings, handling disciplinary meetings and organising industrial and community action.  Selected candidates will be paid at least the living wage for their time.

To find out more about this fabulous opportunity, go here.