Branch Employed – Branch Organiser

Applications for this job are now closed

This vacancy is a branch post it is not a UNISON Employed post. UNISON North Ayrshire Branch is currently recruiting a temporary Branch Organiser on a fixed term contract for 18 months to work with the branch.
Irvine, Ayshire
Starting salary
£35.922 pa plus £2,699 Annual Subsistence Allowance
Closing date
12 June 2018
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
18 months fixed term contract (subject to 6 month probationary period). Although the post is fixed term, this will be reviewed before the end of the first year and again before the end of the 18 month contract
Branch post

About this job

UNISON North Ayrshire Branch is seeking to recruit a Caseworker/Organiser on an 18 month fixed term contract. You need to be an enthusiastic, flexible and resourceful individual to support our branch. 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, mentor and develop stewards undertake case work, advise, support and mentor stewards in representation and negotiation…

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.

The successful candidate will demonstrate their experience and skills in one to one and group communications, recruitment, organising and campaigning.

You will need to be able to travel across North Ayrshire and attend meetings/training as required. Applicants applying for this post as a secondment opportunity must ensure they have confirmed arrangements and agreement from their employer.


How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please contact the branch office via email only at for an application pack.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by 18th June 2018 and invited to attend an interview on 26th of June 2018 in Irvine. Please note that if you do not hear form us you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.


This vacancy if a branch post. Not a UNISON employed post