Branch Employed Administration Support Assistant – STAFFORDSHIRE BRANCH OF UNISON

This vacancy is a Branch post, not a UNISON employed post.

The Staffordshire Branch is looking to recruit a Administration Support Assistant to work within our Branch based in Stafford.  You may occasionally be required to travel within the region for meetings/training as required.

Starting Salary:        £26,010 pa on a scale rising by annual increments to £27.442 pa pro rata Term Time only (as at 1st January 2021)

Hours:                         20 hours per week over 5 days Monday to Friday Term Time Only plus 3 weeks during main summer schools’ closure with flexibility to cover staff in periods of planned absence.

Contract Type:         Permanent with initial 6-month probationary period.

Location                   Staffordshire

Closing date for Applications:  5th November 2021

Staffordshire UNISON has over 6000 members working across the region, in local authority, further education and private sector settings. We have an active group of stewards and experienced branch officers who advise, support and inform our members.

To undertake this role, you must have administrative skills and excellent IT and communication skills.

Requirements for this role are detailed in the Job Description and Person Specification.

The post will be based at the Staffordshire Branch of UNISON in Stafford. Please note the office is due to relocate shortly within Stafford.

How to Apply

To apply for this position please download the application form from the documents section below.

Completed applications should be sent to Ann-Marie Davies, 56 Eastgate Street, Stafford, ST16 2LY or email

The closing date for applications is 5th November 2021

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a formal interview w/c 15th November 2021.

Interviews will take place at the Staffordshire Branch of UNISON, 56 Eastgate Street, Stafford, ST16 2LY.

We warmly welcome candidates to call into the Branch Office or telephone us for further information about the vacancy prior to the selection/interview process. If you would like to explore this option, please contact Ann-Marie Davies on 01785 245000 or via email


Other Information


Application Form

Job Description & Person Specification

Advice to Candidates

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