Cmyru/ Wales Region – Area Organiser

The Cymru/Wales region is currently recruiting a full time Area Organiser, 35 hours per week, working from the Colwyn Bay Office.
Colwyn Bay
Starting salary
£42,390 per annum including annual subsistence allowance
Closing date
23 April 2021
Contract type
Full time, permanent

About this job

You need to be an enthusiastic, flexible and resourceful individual to support our growing organisation.

The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills to the role and be able to develop organising initiatives and campaigns in our branches.

You will have excellent presentation skills and communication skills, both face-to-face and on paper.

A sound understanding of trade unions and their objectives is essential along with a good understanding of UNISON’s policies and objectives.

You will need to be able to travel within the region/London for meetings/training as required.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the Area Organiser application form (under “Documents”)

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

Please note that ONLY the Area Organiser application form will be accepted. Please also complete the Recruitment and Disability monitoring form

Once completed, please email applications to  with the attention of Karen Loughlin quoting ref R11/91

The closing date for completed applications is 23rd April 2021 at 5pm

Interviews will be held online via Microsoft Teams on 12th and 13th May 2021


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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