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Scottish Union Learning Conference 2018: Learner of the Year

Isabella Sutherland, 2018 Learner of the Year, receives the award from Ivan McKee MSP. Photo by Fraser Band.

Isabella Sutherland, a member of Unite the Union who works in Aberdeen as a Heli-pad administrator for Aramark in the offshore catering sector, will receive the 8th Annual Learner of the Year Award from the STUC at the 11th Annual Scottish Union Learning Conference in Clydebank, Glasgow on Tuesday, 13 November 2018. The Award will be presented by Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation.

11th Scottish Union Learning Annual Conference 2018: Developing an Inclusive Workforce

The development of an Inclusive Workforce in Scotland will be the main issue for discussion at the 11th Scottish Union Learning Conference to be held in Glasgow today. Delegates from unions across Scotland will attend this event to contribute to this debate, and further develop their knowledge and skills in delivering learning opportunities in the workplace.

Speakers at this event will include Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Trade Investment and Innovation, Grahame Smith, STUC General Secretary, Marion Beattie, Skills Development Scotland and Gerry Britton, Chief Executive, Partick Thistle Football Club. The Minister will also present the 8th Annual STUC Learner of the Year Award.

The event will include a panel discussion, and a number of workshops on related topics including Technology, Disability Equality, Menopause in the Workplace, and Leadership.