Wales Region – Local Organiser

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The Cymru/Wales Region is currently recruiting a Local Organiser,
Cymru Wales
Starting salary
Closing date
23 November 2017
Contract type
Full time, permanent

About this job

The Cymru/Wales Region is currently recruiting a Local Organiser,

The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills in assisting branches to recruit, map membership density, develop new activists, organise and drive forward our campaigning work in branches and across the region.

To undertake this role you must have good interpersonal and IT skills, excellent administrative and organisational skills and a good understanding and knowledge of the trade union movement.

You will need to be able to travel within the geographical location of the Team area, and possibly to London and Cardiff for meetings/training as required.

The Local Organiser will work with dedicated branches as allocated by the Team Manager:

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. LL31 9JU

Please note email applications will NOT be accepted. The closing date for completed applications is 12.00 Noon Thursday 23 November 2017.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by 30th November and invited to attend an interview on either the 5th or 6th December, in our UNISON 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.