Branch Employed – Branch Organiser/Caseworker

This vacancy is a branch post – it is not a UNISON employed post - The Suffolk County LG branch is currently recruiting a Branch Organiser/Caseworker
Region
eastern region
Location
Ipswich/Suffock County LG Branch
Starting salary
£31.189
Closing date
1 June 2018
Hours
35
Contract type
Full time, permanent
Branch post

About this job

The Suffolk County LG branch is currently recruiting a Branch Organiser/Caseworker to support members in outsourced employers across Suffolk. Successful candidates will bring their experience and skills in assisting the branch to recruit, map membership density, develop new activists, organise and drive forward our campaigning work as well as undertaking individual casework.

The successful candidate will be an experienced team player, have good communication and time management skills, including the ability to organise your own workload and effectively manage your priorities. You will need to undertake a range of organising and casework duties to support our members and activists including often working to tight deadlines and being responsible for updating and maintaining accurate and confidential records.

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 Suffolk and on occasions elsewhere for meetings/training as required. You will be required to live within reasonable travelling distance of the area you are asked to cover.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please contact the branch office by e-mail at suffolkcounty@btconnect.com for an application pack.

You may also contact Neil Bland should you wish any further information regarding the position Neil.Bland@suffolk.gov.uk

The closing date for completed applications is 5pm on Friday 1 June 2018

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview and written test on either Thursday/Friday 14/15 June 2018 at our branch office in Ipswich

About UNISON

This vacancy is a branch post – it is not a UNISON employed post