LOCAL ORGANISER – STAFFORDSHIRE BRANCH OF UNISON

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

Starting Salary:    £29,778 pa

Hours:                   35 hours per week to be worked flexibly

Contract Type:     Full time, fixed term 18-month contract

Location               Staffordshire

Closing date for Applications:  19th August 2022

The Staffordshire Branch is looking to recruit a Local Organiser to work within our Branch based in Stafford. You will need to be able to travel within the Staffordshire area for meetings/training as required.

Staffordshire UNISON has over 6000 members working across the area, in local authority, further education and the private sector. We have an active group of stewards and experienced branch officers.

The Branch is looking for a Local Organiser to recruit members and recruit and mentor new stewards. Reporting to the Branch Secretary, you must be able to work on your own initiative.  You will need knowledge of employment law, excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and knowledge of the Trade Union movement, its aims, and values.  You should also have good IT and administrative skills.

The post will be based in the Staffordshire Branch of UNISON in Stafford.

The post will initially be for a fixed 18-month contract.

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 ann-marie@staffsunison.org.uk

The closing date for applications is Friday 19th August 2022 at 4.30pm.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a formal interview w/c 5th September 2022.

Venue for interviews to be confirmed, however this will be in Stafford.

Other Information

Documents

Application Form

Job Description & Person Specification

Advice to Candidates

Disability Monitoring

Recruitment Monitoring