Language support for workers eNote
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) is a key issue for union learning reps. This eNote will explain what opportunities are available to gain new members by demonstrating how the support of a union can have a positive impact.
This eNote will:
- describe the benefits of ESOL learning on the lives of many workers
- help reps argue the business case for ESOL learning to employers and highlight why this is a union issue
- suggest ways to set up and support ESOL activity.