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Talk to SWU during World Social Work Month at our workplace issues webinar on 29 March 2022

This is a chance for all UK social workers and social work students to talk with the Social Workers Union about workplace issues in a free online session

Talk to SWU: work place issues webinar - Social Workers Union

We invite all UK social workers and social work students to talk with the Social Workers Union (SWU)  on Tuesday, 29 March 2022 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm about workplace issues that they are experiencing.

This session is free to attend regardless of membership.

The webinar is set up so that questions can be asked anonymously.

A panel of Advice & Representation Trade Union Officers along with a SWU Legal Advisor will be on hand to answer your questions live during the webinar. Here are some of the topics we will also be addressing based on recent enquiries:

  • Menopause as a disability
  • Discrimination by association
  • Variation of contracts
  • What are your rights when you experience sickness during a holiday

You have until March 28th at 11:45pm to register your place for the March 29th Talk to SWU webinar.

Interested in seeing what a Talk to SWU webinar is like? You can watch the previous session below!

This is a recording of a previous Talk to SWU webinar. Please note that this webinar was recorded on 3 November 2021 and some of the information may now be out of date.

As a member of SWU, you are entitled to telephone advice and telephone support from the BASW / SWU Advice & Representation Service Trade Union team from your first day of membership. However, you will only be entitled to representation after the three-month qualifying period as a member of SWU. You can read here about the benefits of being a member of SWU including access to GFTU training – so remember to opt into SWU with your BASW membership!