Scotland Region – Local Organiser

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This post is the first level organising post in UNISON. The postholder will focus on recruiting new members.
Location
Edinburgh
Starting salary
£28,343 Per Annum
Closing date
12 August 2019
Hours
35
Contract type
Full time, permanent
Reference
R7/117

About this job

This is an exciting opportunity to join the UNISON Scotland Organising Team. 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 general application form (under “Resources”) only this form will be accepted.

See Job Description and person specification (under “Documents”)

Please send three copies of completed application forms along with Recruitment and Disability Monitoring Forms to Mike J Kirby, Scottish Secretary,UNISON House, 14 West Campbell Street, Glasgow, G2 6RX quoting the relevant reference number. R7/117

Completed application forms to be received by 12 noon on Monday 12 August 2019.

Successful candidates will be notified by Thursday 22 August 2019

Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on Friday 30 August 2019

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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