Eastern Region – Regional Organiser x 5

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The Regional Organiser is the key organising role in the region, with responsibility for recruitment, retention and organisation of members.
Chelmsford or Bury St Edmunds
Starting salary
£53,653 per annum plus £3,366 Annual Subsistence Allowance plus Car
Closing date
31 May 2024
Contract type
Full time, permanent
R1/10, R1/12, R1/18, R1/20, R1/23

About this job

They act as a powerful advocate of organising and building branch and membership organisation and UNISON’s profile and reputation in the branches and with employers. All Regional Organisers have overall responsibility for promoting and ensuring equalities and tackling discrimination is at the heart of all regional and branch activities.

Through high profile campaigns, the number of UNISON members and activists increases each year.  It’s an exciting time to be a union organiser.  Successful candidates will join a winning team that makes a big difference in public service workplaces across the region.

If you would like an informal conversation about the role or have questions about how to apply, please email recruitment.eastern@unison.co.uk

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity please download and complete the General application form (under “Document”).

Please also see job description and person specification (under “Document”).

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

Please send completed applications to hrrecruitment@unison.co.uk quoting ref: R1/10, R1/12, R1/18, R1/20, R1/23, by no later than 5.00pm on Friday 31st May 2024.

Interviews will be held on the 12th/13th June 2024.


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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