UNISON Scotland jobs: Area Organiser (Aberdeen) – closing date 20 Dec 2017

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Area Organiser (Fixed Term Contract up to 24 months)
Area Organiser (28hrs per week) Ref: R7/142T based in Aberdeen
Starting Salary: £38,591 per annum including Annual Subsistence Allowance (pro rata)

This is an exciting opportunity to join the UNISON Scotland Organising Team. Our public services are under major threat. Our members are working under extreme pressure and UNISON is actively campaigning for services and jobs.

You will bring your experience and skills to assist us to recruit, organise and drive forward campaigning work within the designated area across the region. To undertake this role you must be a committed trade unionist with proven organising, campaigning, administrative skills and excellent IT and communication skills.

Ability to travel will be a requirement of all posts and you must live within reasonable distance of location that the post is based.

To apply for this opportunity, please download from the resources below.

This post is also online at our UK site jobs page www.unison.org.uk/about/jobs/

See job description and person specification here Area Organiser JP PS (or under “Documents” on post ad page on the UK site).

See also Recruitment and Disability Forms on the UK site.

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the Area and Local Organiser form here (or under ‘Resources’ on post ad page on the UK site)

Please note that ONLY the Area and Local Organiser application form will be accepted.

Please send three copies of completed application forms along with Recruitment and Disability monitoring forms to Mike Kirby, Scottish Secretary, UNISON House, 14 West Campbell Street, Glasgow G2 6RX or email m.boag@unison.co.uk quoting ref: R7/142T.

The closing date for applications will be 12 Noon on Wednesday 20 December 2017.

Interview Selection for R7/142T will take place in Aberdeen on Wednesday 31 January 2018

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