Membership and Recruitment
What is NIPSA?
The Northern Ireland Public Service Alliance (NIPSA) is the largest trade union in Northern Ireland with over 46,000 members of whom over 65% are women.
NIPSA is your local public service union, covering civil and public service employers in Northern Ireland. NIPSA represents staff in the Northern Ireland Civil Service, Health and Social Care, Northern Ireland Housing Executive, Education and Library Boards, District Councils, Non Departmental Public Bodies, Housing Associations and the Voluntary Sector.
If you work full-time, part-time, term-time, or are on a temporary contract you should join NIPSA – the benefits are the same.
Why should you join NIPSA?
NIPSA offers a wide range of services to its members. As a NIPSA member you will enjoy a great range of benefits, including:
Personal Representation: Access to advice, information and personal representation. Whether you are experiencing difficulties at work in a grievance or disciplinary matter, feel overloaded, or believe you are being discriminated against, we are there to help you. (See How to Use the Union).
If you wish to become a member of NIPSA complete the application form or if you would like further information about becoming a member then please contact us.