AboutUnion of Kingston Students exists to support, empower and enrich the lives of all students at Kingston University. We are a registered charity with student members elected across a range of roles to lead the organisation, supported by a team of permanent staff who are responsible for the operation and management of the union. The students’ union works collaboratively as a critical friend to build an inclusive and broad-based environment for the 15,000 students whose lives are transformed during their time in Kingston. As a union, we work hard to enrich the lives of our students through representation, more than 100 societies, competitive and non-competitive sport, volunteering and advice.
To ensure effective and efficient strategic and operational leadership and management of the Students’ Union, ensuring effective delivery of all services, adding quantifiable value and outstanding quality to the student experience.
To provide the highest level of support to the elected officers and trustee board to ensure that the vision, goals and core values of Union of Kingston Students are achieved through the effective management of the organization’s resources.
To develop and maintain positive relationships with the University and other partners in Kingston and nationally.
To take overall responsibility for the staff management, motivation and development of all Students’ Union staff.
Maintaining the Union’s financial viability and assets.
- Degree or management qualification or equivalent experience.
- A commitment to continuous professional development