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Union Organiser (12 month contract)

South Melbourne

Reference: 4735637

The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) Victorian Division is seeking a highly motivated, member focused individual with experience in organising in organising, recruitment and campaigning, either in a trade union or in social justice organisations. The successful applicant will be committed to building the trade union movement.

The position is a 12 month, full-time Organiser Level 5/6 position.

The National Tertiary Education Union (Victorian Division) covers staff employed in universities, associated companies, research institutes, TAFE, student unions and adult and community education. The Union's membership includes Academic, General, Research and Professional staff.

The successful candidate will initially be based at the Victorian Division office in South Melbourne. You will be assigned a mix of duties, including, as part of a team, taking responsibility for the completion of organizing, campaign, and administrative tasks or projects at the Branch level and state-wide. You may be allocated to other NTEU branches in Victoria from time to time.

This position is available immediately. It will be filled at NTEU Level 5/6 ($80,373 - $99,474), plus 17% employer superannuation contributions.

Please call the Victorian Division office on (03) 9254 1910 or email for a copy of the relevant Position Description.

Applications addressing the requirements of the position plus the names and contact details of two referees should be addressed to the Victorian Secretary, Mel Slee. To apply for this position go to and enter ref code: 4735637.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

NTEU is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications close at 5pm on Friday, 28 June 2019.

Applications Close: 28 Jun 2019