AboutWe have spent time developing our strategic direction to better support our student membership and we are at an exciting stage of our journey. Our primary goal is to represent all 24,000 students and create positive change within their university experience, be it inside or outside of the classroom. At the centre is a strong ethos of promoting accessible student-led activity providing opportunities for student and societal transformation. We strive to work alongside all our students, a force for change and full of active members. Birmingham City University Students’ Union, or BCUSU, is a charity with a purpose: ‘To empower students with the means to shape their own lives’
BCUSU are looking for a Coordinator to join our Activities and Representation team, the focus will on planning events and working with society leaders to encourage society memberships.
Birmingham City University Students Union (BCUSU) are looking for a Coordinator to join our Activities and Representation team, based at our City Centre & City South Campuses. This is a temporary maternity cover contract – expected to be until early 2024. You will be responsible for developing, supporting and working with some of our most engaged students including society leaders and student representatives. You will be joining at time when we are preparing for our Welcome Week and your focus will be planning engaging events and working with society leaders to encourage society memberships and helping to support students as they start or return to University for the new academic year. Our preferred candidate will have experience of supporting or facilitating the work of students or volunteers but the key attributes required are the ability to work well within a team, have good time management and be confident in approaching and engaging with students.
BCUSU is a positive employer, with strong staff engagement, supportive working environment and enhanced employee benefits.
Principle purpose of job:
- Delivery of agile managed projects to increase student participation in engagement activities
- Develop Student Leadership, Activism, Student Group Development and Academic Representation
- Administration support in the delivery of projects
Tuesday 30th May at 9am
£23,174 per annum
Full Time Contract – 35 hours a week
This is a temporary maternity cover contract – initially expected to be until early 2024
For a copy of the job description and additional information regarding the job role, please visit bcusu.com/jobs/