Member Adviser

Hunter Merrifield
London, UK
21 Aug 2019
30 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
ROLE: Member Adviser

Job Type: Full time, 4-month FTC

LOCATION: Central London

Our client are a powerful voice for the whole education profession, in state-funded and independent schools and colleges, having over 450,000 members. They are the UK's largest education union and are championing everyone who works in education.

As a major professional organisation, they play a leading role in influencing education policies at national and local levels and in national negotiations relating to teacher's conditions, salaries and pensions. The Union is represented on major national education bodies and makes representations to central Government on all matters affecting teachers and schools.

What will my responsibilities be in this role?

Advise and support members in correspondence and also by telephone.
Ensure that members are put in contact with the appropriate ATL representative e.g. Branch Official, Regional Official or Senior Regional Official and to provide information, advice and support for that representative as appropriate.
Develop and maintain knowledge of current education and conditions of service issues affecting ATL's Membership and any area relevant to the post holder's particular role.
Advise and represent members, externally where appropriate, limited to London and the surrounding areas.
Participate fully in any training arranged or provided by ATL.
Participate in providing training for Branch Secretaries and ATL Reps, where required.
Work closely and co-operatively in the Member Adviser Team and in the Department generally.
Ensure that the relevant colleagues and, where appropriate, members are advised promptly and efficiently of any key developments generally and specific developments relevant to the post holder's particular role.

What Key Skills do I need?

Positive attitude
Openness to change
Proactive approach
Commitment to ATL's ethos
Team working
Proven commitment to diversity
Highly organised
If your experience matches what we are looking for, we would love to hear from you... Please apply within!

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