Area Organiser - North West Division

Deadline: 16 March 2018 Salary: £40,624 per annum Location: Warrington Office, WA1 1RL
A vacancy arises for an Area Organiser in the North West Division. The position will be based initially at the Warrington Office.

The successful applicant will be required to live within a 50 mile radius of the Warrington Office and it is an essential requirement that he/she holds a full, valid UK driving licence.

The successful applicant will be responsible for providing detailed advice and representation for union members on matters such as employment law, health and safety legislation and union agreements. He/she will also be required to negotiate with employers on a wide range of issues.
Usdaw aims to double its current membership therefore recruiting new members is a major aspect of the job. Self-motivation and the ability to motivate others for recruitment activity are essential.
The commencing salary is £40,624 per annum. In addition to generous customary and Bank Holidays, annual holidays rise to six weeks and two days after five years' qualifying service. A contributory Pension Scheme is also in operation.
Prospective applicants should apply in writing to:

General Secretary
188 Wilmslow Road
M14 6LJ

for an application form, together with a copy of the Selection Procedures, Job Description and Person Specification and a copy of the Union's policy on "Equal Opportunity in Employment".

The completed application form, together with the required written statement, should be returned to the Union's Central Office in an envelope marked "Organiser" so that it reaches the General Secretary not later than first post on Friday 16 March 2018.

CVs are not accepted. No agencies please.

Applicants must be members of Usdaw.

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