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Organisation name
UNISON
Reference number
R1/69
Salary
£28,343 per annum
Closing date
Job location
Chelmsford
Hours
Full time
About this Role

Our public services are under major threat. Our members are working under extreme pressure but actively campaigning for services and jobs.

UNISON Eastern Region is looking for a permanent Local Organiser to support its organising agenda. The successful candidate will recruit new members and work with regional organising teams, mapping membership density and campaigning to develop new activists. To undertake this role you will need to demonstrate an understanding of the trade union movement and previous experience as a recruiter, organiser and campaigner within a similar organisation would be an advantage.

This role will be to support UNISON branches primarily in the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire area and would be based in Chelmsford.  You will need to be prepared to travel within the region as required including to our regional office in Bury St Edmunds and also to London on an occasional basis for training or other purposes.
 

Further information

A job desecription and person spec can be downloaded from the link below. To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the Local Organiser application form on the UNISON website (link above).  Please note that ONLY the Local Organiser application form will be accepted.  

Completed applications should be sent to Ruth Adlam by email r.adlam@unison.co.uk or by post to Church Lane House, Church Lane, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1NH. Quoting Ref: R1/69

Interviews will be held on 30 September and 1 October in the Chelmsford Regional Office.