Category Archives: Branch Meetings
A branch election is taking place as we have two nominations from members for the post of Branch Secretary. Ballot papers and the two nominees’ election addresses are on their way to members. Please take time to read the addresses and make sure you cast your vote and return it to our office. The closing date for the ballot is 4pm on 30th January.
AGM 4th March......
We are keen for members to contribute ideas as to what they would like to see included at the AGM. If members have any motions they would like to put forward we want to hear from you too. We have invited John Cryer MP to be our guest speaker as it is only a few weeks before the election in May. Continue reading
Branch Treasurer vacancy......
We need to elect a new Branch Treasurer as the present holder of this position will be standing down, please consider standing for this position. With many of the senior posts being vacated this is an exciting time for the branch – the dawning of a new era. Continue reading
£50 voucher to be won!......
There is still plenty of time to enter our recruitment competition (see flyer attached). It is open to all members. All you have to do is write your name on the top of application forms you send in and this is recorded. The person who recruits the most wins! Simply contact admin on 0208 496 4703 or email email@example.com if you wish to enter. Voucher will be presented at AGM on 4th March. Good luck!
We are seeking volunteers to help with our AGM mailout. It is simply a matter of putting labels onto envelopes and stuffing/sealing envelopes. Last year we had a strong contingent of retired members who helped us enormously and we were very grateful to them. We are very keen to hear from anyone who can spare an hour, two or even more to come in and help us. We will provide refreshments and a warm welcome! Continue reading
We need Stewards, Health & Safety Reps and Union Learning Reps. Existing Reps and all members are entitled to seek nomination. Closing date is Friday 30th January 2015. Forms attached.
This is your last chance to nominate branch officers for the year 2015, we also need people to apply to represent the branch as delegates at conferences and regional meetings (forms attached).
The nomination form for the Branch officer positions for UNISON in Waltham Forest are attached. Please consider whether you would like to stand for one of these positions or whether any of your UNISON colleagues would be interested. The nomination period closes on 8th December and successful candidates will take up their positions after the AGM.
The Branch AGM will be held on Wednesday 4th March 2014. Please make a note in your diary now. It will be in the Waltham Forest Town Hall Council Chamber at 12 noon and will be held again for members who cannot get to a lunch time meeting at 4pm. Please make sure you attend so that your voice is heard and encourage all your UNISON work colleagues to come along too. This is a meeting open to all members. Members are entitled to make suggestions and draw up motions for the meeting so please send any ideas that you may have into the branch office.
Attached is the nomination form for the election of branch officers for 2015. A new Branch Secretary, Branch Chair and Branch Treasurer need to be found as the present holders of those positions will all be standing down. All the other positions on the form are also up for election so please consider standing for a position. With so many of the senior posts being vacated this is an exciting time for the branch and the dawning of a new era. Please have a look at the form and talk to your UNISON colleagues. Consider who you would like to see as the lead representatives of your UNISON branch and nominate them (with their agreement of course). Continue reading