ISEA - Iowa State Education Association

Iowa State Education Association

UniServ Director

Based in Des Moines, IA

Job Title: UniServ Director
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits provided in accordance with ISU-NSO staff union contract
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Application Procedure: Send résumé and three references to:

Roni Swift
Director of Affiliate Services
Iowa State Education Association


  1. Acts as the primary liaison and broker for informational resources, including the use of special consultants and specialists, for local affiliates and the UniServ unit.
  2. Promotes membership in the organization.
  3. Works to strengthen the effectiveness of local affiliates and the UniServ unit through training at the local, unit and state level.
  4. Coordinates UniServ unit activities in statewide ISEA/NEA programs and/or projects.
  5. Develops and implements training at the local, unit and state levels as arranged with other staff responsible for program planning and/or utilizes ISEA resources in such activities as needed.
  6. Serves as individual member advocate for member needs; serves as local affiliate advocate.
  7. Serves as a bargaining consultant for each local association bargaining team.
  8. Assists in activities of the ISEA and the NEA as required by the UniServ Agreement and/or the State UniServ Coordinator.
  9. Maintains a professional and appropriate environment in the unit office.
  10. Assists specialists in legislative and political activity as needed.
  11. Provides accurate and timely communications with the UniServ Unit and local associations.
  12. Prepares and conducts interest and grievance arbitration hearings as needed.

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