Scotland Region: Local Organiser

This is an exciting opportunity to join the UNISON Scotland Organising Team.
Region
Scotland
Location
Based in Glasgow
Starting salary
£27,787 per annum
Closing date
19 November 2018
Hours
35
Contract type
Full time, permanent
Reference
Ref: R7/132

About this job

Our public services are under major threat.  Our members are working under extreme pressure and UNISON is actively campaigning for services and jobs.

You will bring your experience and skills to assist us to recruit, organise and drive forward campaigning work within the designated area across the region. To undertake this role you must be a committed trade unionist with proven organising, campaigning, administrative skills and excellent IT and communication skills.

Ability to travel will be a requirement of all posts and you must live within reasonable distance of location that the post is based.

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 3 copies of the completed application form along with the Recruitment and Disability Monitoring Form to Mike J Kirby, Scottish Secretary, UNISON, UNISON House, 14 West Campbell Street, Glasgow, G2 6RX, quoting ref: R7/132.

Applications must be received by no later than Monday 19 November 2018.

Interviews will be held in Glasgow on 10 December 2018.

About UNISON

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.

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