South West Region: Local Fighting Fund Organiser

There has never been a more important time to protect our members in the public services and encourage those that are not members to join a powerful voice.
Region
South West
Location
Somerset, Taunton office
Starting salary
£28,343, including an Annual Subsistence Allowance of £2791
Closing date
20 September 2019
Hours
35
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
12 months fixed term contract
Reference
R4/FF44

About this job

Are you a people person with good listening and problem solving skills? Do you possess the determination to make a difference to people’s lives?

UNISON South West is looking for a Fighting Fund Local Organiser to join the Organising Team in the Somerset, Taunton office.

The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills to the role. They will be assisting branches to recruit, map membership density, develop new activists, organise and drive forward our campaigning work in branches and across the region.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the Area and Local Organiser application form and monitoring forms (under “Resources”). See the job brief, job description and person specification (under “Documents”)

Please return 3 copies, by post to Julie Williams, UNISON House, Emperor Way, Exeter, EX1 3QS, or email the application to julie.williams@unison.co.uk along with recruitment and Disability Monitoring forms, quoting reference R10/FF44

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 20th September 2019.

Interviews for this post will be held on the 2nd and 3rd October 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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