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Add our vital expertise to your organisation

Being a member of North West Employers means having the region’s public sector experts on your side – and at your service. We’re an extension of your team, and we’ll tailor your membership to your needs and your people

Nobody else has our knowledge, experience and capabilities. As a member, you can use our exclusive services to develop your services and your organisation. When you need us, you’ll also have the best possible representation.

Top 10 Member Benefits

Your voice is louder and stronger.

We coordinate and represent the views of the North West local authorities. We’re also the voice of local government on national pay negotiations. As a member, you join the conversation first and with greater influence.

You have expert, authoritative support in disputes.

Once you’ve joined, we will formally represent you as employers in disputes with regional trade unions. Our expertise often proves valuable and decisive.

You have an independent advisor.

We’ve built a reputation for providing independent, balanced advice to top leaders and chief executives. We provide advice based on the latest innovations in employment and development practice, helping you to be at the cutting edge.

You have dedicated, expert HR support.

As a member you can pick up the phone and use our HR advice line, as if you were talking to a member of your own team. It can be a life-saver when tackling complex employment issues.

We share the very latest knowledge.

We are an intelligence hub, gathering the latest insights and innovations from across the region. Our members have exclusive access to this knowledge.

You’re part of the right conversations, across the region.

We’re a key connector across the 41 local authorities and their partners. As a member, you can be part of our specialist networks and take advantage of best practice and innovations they share.

You’ll connect with fellow leaders.

Public service leaders connect and discover key opportunities at our huge range of events, programmes and other activities – many of which are exclusive or available first to our members. Can you afford to miss out?

You can improve your public services.

North West Employers supports and connects to the region’s children’s and adult services. Our members learn first about innovations happening elsewhere, so they have the edge when developing new and better services.

You can develop your councillors.

Our members can access a wide range of support for their councillors’ development, including networking and skills training.

You’ll build new skills and develop your capacity.

We support our members to achieve their potential in countless ways – with services, professional networks, advice, events and much more.

Come and get to know us!

Now you know a bit more about being a member

Can you really afford to be without us?

Talk to a member of our team about what we can do for you.

We’d love to have you on board.

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