Local Fighting Fund Organiser x 4

Applications for this job are now closed

The Greater London Region is currently recruiting 4 Local Fighting Fund Organisers to work with our branches to co-ordinate and lead the union’s organising agenda across the region
Greater London
Starting salary
£36,651 per annum incl. London Weighting Allowance and Annual Subsistence Allowance
Closing date
16 October 2019
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
12 months from 6th January 2020
Ref: R3/LFF1/2/3/4

About this job

Our public services are under major threat.  Our members are working under extreme pressure but are actively campaigning for services and jobs.

The successful candidates will bring their experience and skills in one to one communications, recruitment, organising and campaigning in the following branches, which will be determined by the region upon successful application:

  • University College London
  • West London Health Branch
  • East London Health Branch
  • Bexley UNISON Local Goverment Branch and Bromley UNISON Local Government Branch

To undertake this role you will need to be able to demonstrate experience and knowledge of the Trade Union and Labour movement and UNISON in particular. Previous experience as a recruiter, organiser and campaigner within a TU branch or within a similar organisation would also be desirable

How to apply

To apply for these opportunities, please download and complete the Area Organiser or Local Organiser Application Form(under “Resources”) and see the Job Description and Person Specification (under “Documents”).

Please note ONLY the Area Organiser or Local Organiser Application form will be accepted.                                   

Please send completed forms together with Recruitment and Disability Monitoring Forms to greaterlondonregion@unison.co.uk quoting ref: R3/LFF1/2/3/4 by no later than 5pm on 16 October 2019.


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.