On 17th December Avrenim and Unite the Union signed a recognition agreement locking in our working relationship into contract form. John Newberry (Avrenim Chairman) and Ritchie James (Unite Regional Secretary) signed the agreement and reiterated to each other that this represents a milestone in building a partnership between both organisations which will allow focus on;
- Quality of the working life
- Adding value
- Respecting each organisations’ interests
Simon Mattravers (Avrenim Director) said on signing “this agreement is a rubber stamp of our close working relationship over the previous couple of years with Unite”
John Newberry said “I am incredibly proud to have signed the agreement with Unite, it is fantastic for both organisations and Avrenim’s staff that we have formal arrangements in place with our main union.” John went onto thank Derek Jones (Unite Regional Officer) for working with Simon Mattravers in negotiating and sponsoring the formal agreement.
Both organisations look forward to working together and respecting each other as Avrenim continues establishing itself as the go to provider for maintenance and refurbishment works in the Merseyside region.