South West Region – Clerk

Applications for this job are now closed

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join our administrative team in Bristol
South West
Bristol Office
Starting salary
£20,752 per annum
Closing date
5 January 2018
Contract type
Full time, permanent

About this job

You will be providing support services to UNISON’s membership and Regional Staff. In addition to general administrative duties, you will be dealing with internal and external post; providing reception duties and assisting with the Regional administrative procedures.  You will have contact with all levels of National, Regional and Branch staff as well as members and external organisations including suppliers.

Whilst office experience and knowledge of standard office equipment is essential, you must also have good telephone and communication skills and be able to deal with complaints and other issues in a sensitive and positive manner. You will also need to be able to work on your own initiative and in a team environment with a pro-active and flexible approach to work.

How to apply

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

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

Please send 3 copies of completed application forms together with the Equality Monitoring Forms to Gill Gillett, Senior Team Administrator, UNISON, Vintry Building, Wine Street, Bristol BS1 2BD, quoting ref: R10/62 or email to

The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 5th January 2018

Short listing will take place on Monday 8 January 2018 and interviews will take place on 19th January 2018


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.