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Organisation name
UCU
Reference number
RSO5
Salary
£48,201 pa
Closing date
Job location
Glasgow
Interview date
Hours
Full time (fixed term contract for 1 year)
About this Role

We are looking for a regional support official for Scotland, based in our Glasgow office. The post will be required from October 2019 and will last a minimum of 12 months.   

The main purpose of the regional support official is to provide advice and support to local branches with individual representation and collective bargaining. Duties also include providing training, assisting with recruitment and organisation and representing the union to employer, funding and government bodies. The postholder will also assist in ensuring the consistent implementation of UCU's bargaining, campaigning and organising objectives.

You will need knowledge of the post-compulsory education sector; knowledge of bargaining with employers and experience of trade union organising and representing individuals in disciplinary and grievance cases, etc. With good inter-personal, negotiating and advocacy skills, you will also be committed to equality and diversity issues and able and willing to travel within Scotland (car provided).

Further information

To apply, please download an application pack from thye UCU website (link above) or email recruitment@ucu.org.uk or call our recruitment line on 020 7756 2558 (24 hours) quoting job reference RSO5.