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UCU offers a range of benefits including good working hours, generous annual leave entitlement and membership of a pension scheme. UCU is committed to equality of opportunity. Applications from suitable people with a disability are welcome. London-based employees receive a London allowance. 

Current vacancies

Living Wage employer : This link opens in a new window If you feel you have the necessary experience, and wish to apply for a vacancy, please download a copy of the relevant application pack and return as instructed. If you have a disability and would like any help completing your application, or if you need an application pack, in a different format, please contact the personnel department on 020 7756 2558 or email

Please note that CVs in isolation are not accepted.

Current vacancies

Regional Administrator - East Midlands

Salary: £29,499 pa.

From our office in Birmingham, you will give preliminary advice and information to members and branch officers. Taking part in branch survey work and organising training sessions will also be part of your duties. You will provide admin support for organising and campaigning activities, assist with industrial action ballots and legal assistance applications.   As well as managing the office in the absence of the regional official and regional support oficial, you will deal with correspondence, minute meetings and maintain efficient systems.   

With administrative experience at senior level, plus excellent interpersonal skills, you will be numerate and have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office. You will also have an understanding and commitment to equality principles and policies.   

To apply, please download an application pack below or email or call our recruitment line on 020 7756 2558 (24 hours) quoting job reference RA1.

Application pack: Regional Administrator - East Midlands (RA1) [160kb]

Closing date for applications: 15 April at 10am

Interview date: 9 May