Working at ATL

ATL currently employs around 200 members of staff to give support, advice and information to our 170,000 members.

The majority of staff work from the London office and we also have offices in Belfast, Cardiff and Market Harborough to support the growing number of members in these areas.

ATL also employs staff across the UK to oversee members' case work and to promote the recruitment and organising of members.

Current vacancies

National Education Union (ATL section)

The National Education Union (NEU) is a force for change in the world of education, bringing together more than 450,000 teachers, lecturers, support staff and leaders working in maintained and independent schools and colleges across the UK.

As the largest education union in Europe and the fourth largest union in the Trades Union Congress (TUC), we are an effective and powerful voice – championing everyone who works in education.

Role: Regional official (Eastern region)

Location: Home based Eastern Region (Northamptonshire, Essex, Southend, Thurrock, Norfolk, Suffolk)

Contract: Fixed term 3-month contract, with a possibility to extend 

Full time: 35 hours per week

Salary: £44,105 pa + good benefits  

This post is to provide cover for a 3-month fixed term period, with a possibility to extend. Ideally with an immediate start in our Eastern region. The role is home-based and the role holder is expected to reside within the region, and specifically in one of the areas above. I regret that we are not able to offer relocation expenses.

Closing date: 31 January 2018 (9:00am)

Interviews: 13 February 2018 in London

To apply you should complete and submit the application and employment monitoring forms. Your application documents must be titled with your full name and submitted to by the closing date and deadline time. Equal opportunity data will remain confidential and will not be seen by the selection panel. CVs will not be accepted.  No agencies.



The NEU supports flexible working and is fundamentally committed to equal opportunities in its policies and practice.

If you have questions about the role or the process, please contact the HR team on 020 7782 1501 or

We support flexible working, pursue an equal opportunities policy and encourage a diverse workforce.

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