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Trinity Saint David Students’ Union

https://www.uwtsdunion.co.uk

About

We’re the Students’ Union for all students at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, no matter where or how they study. As an independent student-led charity, we work with the university to make sure students are being heard. We will speak up for students, stand up for their rights, and empower them to make the most of their time at university. Once enrolled, students are automatically a member of the union; there are no forms to fill in and no fees to pay.

Summary

The post is a new and exciting role at UWTSD Students' Union! We're looking for someone to drive forward our student opportunities plan; from managing our events and activities to increasing our engagement to nurturing our student groups.

Job Description

Role Details

  • Ensures that events, activities, and student groups are safe, fun, and have a positive impact through these four principles
  • Lead and manager of the student opportunities team.
  • To be responsible for ensuring student opportunities are delivered safely
  • To support the delivery of engagement plans for students across our Birmingham, Cardiff, Carmarthen, Lampeter, London, and Swansea campuses.
  • To support and empower our student leaders to achieve their objectives.
  • Lead an organisational approach to risk assessments and health & safety.
  • Enhance the education of equity, diversity, and inclusion within our student groups.
  • To champion and education around equity, diversity, and inclusion.
  • Be responsible for the discipline of student groups and reducing negative behaviours.
  • Activity reporting through our CRM.

 

About You

  • You’ll be very confident with risk assessments and health & safety
  • Most likely published in sector publications or presented at conferences on research in student opportunities
  • Have strong experience in line management and performance management
  • Speak and write in conversational Welsh
  • Know how to drive a minibus (or be willing to undertake the minibus test within the first months of working with us)
  • Be able to work on-site

 

Application

For more information and how to apply, visit: https://www.uwtsdunion.co.uk/jobs/student-opportunities-manager

 

Benefits of working at UWTSD Students’ Union

🏖️ Generous Annual Leave. More than 40 days leave a year. That’s 28 days Annual Leave, plus 8 Bank Holidays, plus Union Closure Days (which includes two weeks off over the Christmas Holidays).

📚 Training & Development. Staff based in Wales will be provided with a free ILM management qualification as well as other professional development opportunities.

💻 Hybrid Working. We’re open to flexible working; with a hybrid approach to remote and on-campus work where possible.

💜 Support & Wellbeing. You’ll be part of a supportive team, and you’ll have access to our Employee Assistance Scheme.

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Trinity Saint David Students’ Union

https://www.uwtsdunion.co.uk

About

We’re the Students’ Union for all students at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, no matter where or how they study. As an independent student-led charity, we work with the university to make sure students are being heard. We will speak up for students, stand up for their rights, and empower them to make the most of their time at university. Once enrolled, students are automatically a member of the union; there are no forms to fill in and no fees to pay.

Ref. Tri1641897287
  • Location

    Carmarthen / Lampeter / Hybrid
  • Type

    Full Time
  • Salary

    £27,500
  • Closes

    28 Jan
  • Experience

    Experienced

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