Wales Region – Local Fighting Fund Organisers x 4.5

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Wales Region (1 post in North Wales, 2 in Swansea and 1.5 in Cardiff). You need to be an enthusiastic, flexible and resourceful individual to support our growing organisation.
Cymru Wales
Starting salary
£29,778 per annum including Annual Subsistence Allowance (pro rata for part time post)
Closing date
23 November 2017
35 hours per week and 17.5 hours per week
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
12 month fixed term contract subject to satisfactory performance in the post

About this job

UNISON, Britain’s leading public service trade union, is looking to appoint four Local Fighting Fund Organisers,

You need to be an enthusiastic, flexible and resourceful individual to support our growing organisation. The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills to the role and be able to develop and deliver recruitment and organising initiatives and campaigns in our branches.

You will have excellent presentation skills and communication skills, both face-to-face and on paper.

A sound understanding of trade unions and their objectives is essential along with a good understanding of UNISON’s policies and objectives.

You will need to be able to travel within the region for meetings/training as required.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the Area and Local Organiser application form (under “Resources”)

See job description and person specification (under “Documents”).

Please note that ONLY the Local Organiser application form will be accepted.


Please also complete the Recruitment and Disability monitoring form

Once completed, please send 3 copies to Donna Hutton, Regional Manager, UNISON, 491 Abergele Road, Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay. Conwy. LL29 9AE

Please note email applications will NOT be accepted. The closing date for completed applications is Noon on 23.11.17

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by 29.11.17 and invited to attend an interview on the 5th or 6th December 2017 in our office in Cardiff.



UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.