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Unite Structure

Unite University of Limerick Branch

  • UNITE University of Limerick Branch has over 600 members from all facets of employment in the University.
  • The Executive committee comprises all types of employment and keeps union members informed of relevant information.
  • A general meeting of the Branch is held once every two years at which the Officers and Executive Committee Members are elected. 
  • The Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer, Equality, 8 other elected members make up The Branch Executive Committee.
  • The Branch manages a small part of the Union's finances.
  • The Branch sends 5 delegates to the Regional Industrial Sector Conference (RISC Education)
  • The Executive Council and the Ireland Executive Council both keep the Branch informed of changes and activities in the organisation.
  • The Branch also nominates delegates to the Union's Annual Conference, which is the Union's supreme decision taking body. It proposes motions to committees and conference and follows them through the procedural process.
  • The Branch is also involved with the general Trade Union movement in the surrounding area. Building links with the local community by affiliating to the Trades Council and other bodies and charities.

Unite at University of Limerick