Our trade union representatives, organisers and senior organisers do a fantastic job supporting our members in the work place; helping negotiate collectively at the companies we are recognised with and individually in the work places we are not.
Every day of the year GMB Workplace Representatives are solving members' problems and providing expert guidance and advice to members at work on a range of issues. Our trade union representatives, organisers and senior organisers do a fantastic job supporting our members in the work place.
Our job is to get the best deal for GMB members at work. We are committed to building a strong organisation in every GMB workplace to help make every workplace safer. We are an actively campaigning Union, fighting for fair pay, equal opportunities and improved working conditions.
If you are a GMB member and have been injured as a result of an accident in work, or you or a member of your family have been injured outside of work, and wish to make a claim then contact UNIONLINE on 0300 333 0303.
GMB has 20,000 GMB trained Workplace Representatives – members who voluntarily give their time to negotiate, advise and represent work colleagues who are GMB members. Backing up these GMB Workplace Representatives is a network of full time GMB Organisers and specialists who are experts in the world of work.
GMB trains new and existing workplace organisers to equip them with the skills and knowledge to carry out their Trade Union role. Training consists of on-the-job training and dedicated training courses to help you perform your role effectively.
Union leader receives overwhelming backing in all-member poll
Current GMB General Secretary Tim Roache has been re-elected for second term after an all member ballot, the union announced today.
The sitting General Secretary, first elected in 2015, was re-elected by a decisive margin,
He received 61% of valid votes cast, defeating challenger...
The GMB National Manufacturing Section Conference was held at the Titanic Hotel in Belfast on 5-6th November 2019. The North West & Irish region sent a delegation of 12 to the conference as well as our 4 national Manufacturing Committee members and the National Manufacturing Section Acting President Bob Gunn. The Conference was the first to be...
The GMB Regional Women’s Network hosted the GMB Women’s Conference at Quaker Meeting House in October 2019, it was the 19th Women’s Conference. A full day packed with interesting speakers and workshop activities, this event just goes from strength to strength.
Organised by the regions women’s network, this event is aimed at the women members in...