Branch Caseworker/Organiser (Central & East Berks Branch)

Central & East Berkshire UNISON branch are looking for a Caseworker/ Organiser on a 12 month fixed term contract.
Region
South east
Location
Reading
Starting salary
£36,820
Closing date
22 February 2019
Hours
37
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
12 Months
Reference
CW1/19
Branch post

About this job

Central & East Berkshire UNISON branch are looking for a Caseworker/ Organiser on a 12 month fixed term contract.

The role requires strong negotiating and industrial relations experience, administrative and time management skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse audience.

A sound understanding of trade unions and their objectives is essential along with a good understanding of UNISONs policies and objectives.

The post will be based in our Reading office and will report to the Branch Secretary but the main responsibility will be support of members and activists with casework and campaigns in schools across Windsor and Maidenhead, Wokingham, Slough and Reading and therefore you will need to travel on a regular basis.

How to apply

Please note that ONLY the Case Worker/ Organiser application form will be accepted.  Please download a pack from the right hand side and see job description and person specification below.

Please note no email requests for application forms will be acknowledged

Please send completed application forms quoting post number Ref: CW1/19 to Miriam Palfrey, Central and East Berkshire Unison, Civic Centre, Reading, RG12LU.

Completed and signed application forms must be received by no later 5pm on 22nd February 2019.

Short listed candidates will be advised on 26th February and invited to attend an interview on 6th March at our Reading office.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.

About UNISON

UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.