AboutAs the representative body of one of the largest student populations in the South West we are proud of our achievements to date and of the services we offer; we are now seeking individuals to join the team to drive us on to even greater things with the launch of our NEW strategic plan! As of the 1st August 2023 we will be a Real Living Wage Employer! All of our staff enjoy great perks including 27 days holiday + closure days + bank holidays (including Easter and Christmas & pro rata based on working hours), annual pay increases, 24/7 EAP, cycle to work scheme, discounts and perks, casual dress - check out our website for the FULL benefits offering!
We are looking for an enthusiastic Student Sustainability Engagement Coordinator to join our Community Team on a full-time basis.
If you are passionate about the sustainable agenda and working with partners to support our students to achieve their sustainable change at UWE and within their student communities - apply now!
The Students’ Union at UWE is looking for looking for an enthusiastic Student Sustainability Engagement Coordinator to join our Community Team on a full-time basis!
The successful candidate will co-ordinate the engagement of UWE students in sustainability campaigns and projects, through our Green Team and Sustainability Committee and empower UWE students to challenge and contribute to the sustainability agenda at UWE Bristol and The Students’ Union.
If you are passionate about the sustainable agenda and working with partners to support our students to achieve their sustainable change at UWE and within their student communities – apply now!
Sustainability is a key strategic aim for The Students’ Union at UWE, we have been awarded ‘Excellent’ in our annual Green Impact submission for the last 7 years and also received The Highest Scoring Students’ Union Award for this time period.
This role will play a crucial role in supporting students to develop their own exciting sustainability-related projects and campaigns!
The Student Sustainability Engagement Coordinator operationally co-ordinates the engagement of UWE students in the sustainability agenda, through:
Delivery and development of the UWE Green Team, Sustainability Committee;
Empowering UWE students to challenge and contribute to the sustainability agenda at the University of the West of England and The Students’ Union;
Coordinating the student-led sustainability related volunteering projects; and
Supporting students to develop their own sustainability-related projects/community activity.
View the FULL job description here to see the full skills/ experiences required and duties and responsibilities of the position.
Salary: £23,082 + Annual salary increases + Annual increment salary increases for your first three years’ (can be outlined within interview) based on full time hours (37 hours per week)
Holiday Entitlement: 27 days annual leave + Bank Holidays + Closure Days
Hours per Week: 37 hours per week
Duration: 22 Month Fixed Term Contract
Location: Based at Frenchay Campus. The postholder will be required to work at, or from any of the Union’s establishments (Bower Ashton Campus, Glenside Campus etc) and be willing to travel within Bristol and the surrounding area.
How to Apply
Here at The Students’ Union we want our workforce to reflect the makeup of the community we serve. Therefore, we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
To apply for this role, please visit our website here to download an application and Equal Opportunities form and return to [email protected]
Application Deadline: 12th June 2023 at 09:00am
Interview Date: 28th June 2023
Start Date: 1st August 2023