About this job
The Northern Region is currently recruiting a permanent Local Organiser to work with our Branches to co-ordinate and lead the union’s organising agenda across the Region.
The successful candidate will demonstrate their experience and skills in one to one communications, recruitment, organising and campaigning. You will need to be able to travel within the Northern Region and to the Regional Offices (in Newcastle Upon Tyne and Middlesbrough) 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 a copy of completed forms to: Reception, UNISON Northern, 140-150 Pilgrim St., Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6TH quoting Job Reference R4/88. Alternatively please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for completed applications is 5.00 pm Friday 7th December 2018.
Interviews will be held w/c 17th December. Applicants who have been short listed will be notified by w/c 10 December 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.