We Are Looking For A New Branch Organiser

Salary: £29,778 plus £2,933 Annual Subsistence Allowance
Closing date: Thu, 7th July 2022 – 17:00
Job location: Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hours: 35 Hours Per Week

About this Role
The post will be hosted by UNISON Hertfordshire and the post holder will be employed by the branch, not by the national UNISON organisation.

The Unison Hertfordshire Branch is currently recruiting a Branch Organiser to support Care Workers and School Workers throughout Hertfordshire on a 1-year fixed term contract.

The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills in one-to-one communications, recruitment, organising and campaigning. To undertake this role, you will need to be able to demonstrate experience and knowledge of the Trade Union and Labour movement.

This role requires good interpersonal and IT skills, excellent administrative and organisational skills and a good understanding and knowledge of the Trade Union movement. The job is based on a 35-hour working week, but there will be some flexibility to meet the needs of our members, so some evening work may be required.

Previous experience as a recruiter, organiser, and campaigner within a TU branch or a similar organisation would also be desirable. You will need to be able to travel within Hertfordshire.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please see the job description and person specification below and download and complete the Branch Administrator application form. Please use post reference number 1292.

Please note that only the Branch Administrator application form will be accepted, we do not accept CVs.

Please send completed application forms to hertford.unison@hertfordshire.gov.uk. If you have any questions, please also e-mail this address.

The closing date for completed applications will be 5.00pm on Thursday 7th July 2022.

Interview date to be confirmed.


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 Hertfordshire is the largest UNISON branch is Hertfordshire with over 9,000 members working in the public sector and the private/voluntary/community sectors.

Branch organiser Job Description

UNISON Herts Branch Application Form