MiP MiP

The union for health and care managers

Home  >  About MiP  >  Our Team  >  Ruth Smith

Ruth Smith

Ruth Smith

National officer

Areas Covered: Yorkshire & the Humber, North East England

Phone: 020 3437 1473

Mobile: 07939 143262

Email: r.smith@miphealth.org.uk


Ruth looks after MiP members working in Yorkshire and the Humber, and North East England. As a national officer, she represents and advises members , supports local reps and link members, and negotiates with employers in her area.

She is a member of the regional partnership forums for Yorkshire & the Humber and North East England.

Ruth is a qualified trainer, holding a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education and a City & Guilds Silver Medal for Excellence. She also has an MA in Industrial Relations.

Ruth joined MiP in July 2018 from UNISON, where she was the South East regional organiser for 18 years. Before that she worked as an organiser and caseworker for UNISON’s voluntary organisations branch in Greater London.

Outside work, Ruth enjoys cycling, playing music in a 50-strong concert wind band – with three concerts and a number of bandstand appearances per year – and walking in the Pennines.

News_14-11-2018_Summit-Wellbeing_Gabriel

14 November 2018 | By Mercedes Broadbent
News
News_14-11-2018_Summit-Caring_Workshop

14 November 2018 | By Alison Moore
News
Woman leaving workplace with her belongings in a cardboard box

A difficult boss and unreasonable demands from your employer don’t necessarily add up to constructive dismissal. In law, the standard of proof is much higher.

30 October 2018 | By Stephen Smith
MiP at work
English currency in notes and coins

30 October 2018 | By MiP
News
Scottish bank notes

Ballots show overwhelming backing for pay offers, but talks continue in both countries on the details.

24 October 2018 | By MiP
MiP at work
MiP Members' Summit 2017

18 October 2018 | By MiP
News

08 October 2018 | By MiP
News
UNISON One Team badge

05 October 2018 | By MiP
News
English currency in notes and coins

05 October 2018 | By MiP
News
Accident & Emergency entrance to Royal Bournemouth Hospital
123...>>
Got a problem at work?
Get expert advice from MiP.
Sign up for our eNewsletter
Keep up to date with events in health and care management, plus MiP’s work and activities
Find us
FDA MiP section, 6th floor, Elizabeth House, 39 York Road, London, SE1 7NQ
Copyright © 2018 MiP