Dear Colleagues
Joint NUT/ATL training weekend  Marks Tey Hotel Saturday 17 -18 November 2018.
It has been agreed to hold a joint two day training weekend with ATL on Saturday and Sunday 17 & 18 November at the Marks Tey Hotel , Marks Tey, Nr Colchester
The weekend has been agreed to be part of the launch of the fully integrated NEU from 1 January 2019
The programme start at 10.15 on Saturday with a keynote presentation by NEU joint General Secretary Mary Bousted and concludes on Sunday with lunch
A varied and interesting programmes is being planned including valuable organising sessions as well as a CPD session on Voice Training for teachers
For participants from *Essex Local Associations all the conference costs except travel will be covered by Essex Division NUT. This includes overnight accommodation, all meals, tea and coffee.
It is very much hoped that Local Associations will identify 3/4 delegates with, if possible, half coming from young or more recently active members
Please let me have the names and email addresses of those who will be coming from your Association by no later than Monday 1 October
Jerry Glazier
General Secretary NEU Essex Division NUT Section




FREE CPD giving advice on Anxiety, Compulsion and Tics.

This fantastic session has been well received by both teachers and those individuals who suffer from Generalised Anxiety Disorder, OCD, and Tourette’s.

Date: Wednesday, 28th February, 2018
Time: From 5pm
Location: Pontlands Park, West Hanningfield Road, Great Baddow, Essex, CM2 8HR.
Refreshments will be included

This twilight CPD session ‘is a must’ for anyone working with young people.

To book register here or email Julia Rex and Ellie Manns at

Speaker: Stephen Challen, Chelmsford (Essex) ADHD Support Group. Stephen is an inspirational and motivational speaker who brings a unique understanding and extensive personal experience to his sessions.

The CPD session will give advice and information about Anxiety, Compulsion and Tics and will include an introduction to anxiety, the symptoms and how anxiety affects the individual.
Stephen will also:
• Explain Compulsions and OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)
• Explain Tics and Tic Disorders
• Outlines Key Advice and Help within a School Setting
• Run a Q&A Session

Training for School Reps; Potential School Reps and those who are curious

A series of local training events are coming to Essex to help build our School Reps base around the county. These events are open to members of bot NUT and ATL Sections. They will give current School Reps the chance to meet and discuss, while giving those who want to learn more about the role an opportunity to find out what Repping is all about. The first two sessions are in Harlow and in Loughton.

Harlow Reps Training

Epping Reps Training