UNISON Centre – Human Resources Administrator x2

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UNISON is seeking 1 x permanent job share and 1 x temporary Human Resource Administrator to cover maternity leave to work within the Human Resources and Staff Learning & Development Department. The role will be based at the UNISON Centre in London.
UNISON Centre, London NW1
Starting salary
£37,431 per annum plus £6,335 London Weighting Allowance (pro rata for part time post)
Closing date
21 February 2024
1 x Full time, 35 hours per week 1 x Part time, 14 hours per week (Thurs/Fri)
Contract type
Full time
Contract length
1 x Full time, Temporary maternity cover for up to 12 months 1 x Part time, permanent job share
ORD/78T (Maternity cover) and ORD/81B (Job share)

About this job

The post holder will provide administrative support to the HR Officers across the full range of HR work and will be responsible for delivery of services to departments and regions with specific areas of central administration.

The post holders will have considerable experience of HR administration; producing accurate and complex employment/contractual documentation and correspondence; using a HR IT system; maintaining comprehensive records; prioritising workload, time management and dealing with conflicting priorities.

The post holder must also have the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external contacts at all levels and work as part of a team.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity please download and complete the General application form (under “Documents”). See job description and person specification (under “Documents”)

Please note that only the General application form will be accepted.

Please send a copy of the completed application form along with Recruitment and Disability monitoring form to H.Recruitment@unison.co.uk quoting the correct post reference. Please specify which post[s] you are applying for. ORD/78T (Maternity cover) and ORD/81B (Job share).

Completed application forms must be received by no later than 5pm on Wednesday 21 February 2024.

Interview date to be confirmed.


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.

Disability Confident Committed
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