East Midlands: Local Organiser x2

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The East Midlands region is currently recruiting two Local Organisers
East Midlands
Starting salary
£27,109 p.a.
Closing date
18 June 2018
35 hours per week
Contract type
Full time, permanent
Contract length
R2/78 & R2/81

About this job

The East Midlands region is currently recruiting two Local Organisers to work with our branches to co-ordinate and lead the union’s organising agenda across the region.

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

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 East Midlands region and possibly also to London 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”).

Please note that ONLY the area and local organiser application form will be accepted.

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

Please send FOUR copies of completed application form and one copy of the Recruitment and Disability monitoring forms to: Human Resources, UNISON East Midlands, Vivian Avenue, Nottingham, NG5 1AF (quote ref R2/78 & R2/81).

The closing date for completed applications is 5.00 pm on Monday, 18 June 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by Thursday, 12 July 2018.

Interviews will be held on Thursday, 19 July 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.