Supporting maths and English learning in the workplace: a guide for union learning reps


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Unionlearn with the Trades Union Congress (TUC) (Great Britain)


Union learning is highly effective in improving adult basic skills. The union learning representative (ULR) role in guiding adults into learning is uniquely valuable. ULRs can provide information on accessing funded learning, and on local learning providers, colleges and learning centres. They can suggest online tools – which may in themselves also improve information technology (IT) skills. And as well as tackling skills needs, ULRs can also help people develop their confidence, which has the potential to lead to other learning opportunities. This short guide provides a brief...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Literacy; Language; Numeracy; Workforce development; Teaching and learning; Industry

Keywords: Union; Workplace education and training; Educational resources

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

Published: London, England: Unionlearn, 2017

Physical description: 11 p.

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Resource type: Guide

Document number: TD/TNC 128.670

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