UNISON ‘Return to Learn’ and ‘Women’s Lives’ courses

UNISON’s ‘Return to Learn’ and ‘Women’s Lives’ courses are a fantastic free opportunity for UNISON members who have been away from learning for a long time.

The courses are run in a friendly and supportive environment with the support of a WEA (Workers’ Educational Association) tutor experienced in working with adults.

UNISON is holding information sessions during the week commencing 8th July 2013.  They will last for up to 2 hours.

 The information sessions for ‘Return to Learn’ are as follows:

Doncaster Weds 10th July6.30 – 8.30 pm The Point, 16   South Parade, Doncaster  DN1  2DR Sheila Smith01709 894931ssmith@wea.org.uk


Rotherham Tues 9th July6.00 – 8.00 pm The Unity Centre,St. Leonard’s Road, Rotherham  S65    1PD Gill Lawrence01709 709208/07966 588 482 glawrence@wea.org.uk


Wakefield Monday 8th July6.30 – 8.30 pm Thornhill Street Centre,Thornhill Street,Wakefield  WF1    1NL Christine Sharman01924 781 637/07966 255 790csharman@wea.org.uk


 The information sessions for ‘Women’s Lives’ are as follows:

Sheffield Tues 9th July6.00 – 8.00 pm The Circle, Conference Room, 33   Rockingham Lane, Sheffield  S1  4FW Sue   Taylor0791 7558   736staylor@wea.org.uk


 The courses will then commence in September.

‘Return to Learn’ consists of 16 study group sessions run in the evening for two and a half hours and one residential weekend.

Women’s Lives’ consists of 10 two-hour study group sessions and one residential weekend.

If you are interested in finding out more about these courses or would like to attend one of the information sessions please get in touch with our Equality Officer Rosa at r.sadler@shu.ac.uk or the relevant WEA contact listed by the session above.