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£34,447 pa rising to £43,047 pa after 3 years’ service.
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Manchester (Fallowfield)
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Full time
About this Role

The Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers is the UK's fifth largest and fastest growing trade union, with over 395,000 members.

A vacancy exists at the Union’s Central Office in Fallowfield, Manchester. Please note that the Union’s office is moving to Salford Quays in 2021.

The hours of work are 34 per week:
Monday to Thursday    -    8.45 am to 4.45 pm
Friday            -    8.45 am to 3.45 pm

A system of flexible working hours is in operation.
Usdaw offers a final salary pension scheme and generous holiday entitlements.

The principal duties are: to deliver an advice and representation service in employment and industrial law matters to Union members, representatives and officials; to prepare employment casework; represent at tribunals and to oversee the work of the Employment Law Legal Assistants.

The successful applicant will possess: qualified employment solicitor status is desirable but not essential or equivalent practical experience of employment law and employment tribunals; excellent written and verbal communication skills; planning and organisation skills; negotiating and presentation skills; research skills and IT proficiency.

Further information

To apply please visit the Usdaw website (link above) to download an application pack. Alternatively, please e-mail or telephone the HR Section on 0161 249 2457, quoting Ref: 720.  

CVs are not accepted.  No agencies please.

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