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Duties of the role include, but are not limited to:
Support the Postgraduate Education Officer to deliver the education aspects of their portfolio
Oversee support for Postgraduate democracy, working together with other members of the Student Voice team to ensure effective and fair processes
Provide bespoke support for academic representatives (Convenors, Course Reps) and other student leaders in the Faculty of Social Sciences (SSF). Working to develop their leadership and advocacy skills and working with relevant staff and Officers across uea(su) to remove barriers to participation.
Oversee recruitment of SSF Course Reps and Convenors, in collaboration with School Student Partnership Officers to ensure students across the Faculty are properly represented
Ensure that all Course Reps in the Faculty receive appropriate training and support to deal with students’ issues, and to prepare for SSLC and other School or Faculty meetings
Support SSF to develop an annual student voice plan, working with students and staff from the Faculty to identify priorities, and implement improvements
Ensure effective communication between the faculty and SU is maintained via regular update meetings with key academic role holders in the faculty (e.g Student Partnership Officers, Associate Directors for Teaching)
Where appropriate, attend committees and other meetings in the faculty providing support to student leaders and insight into the student experience
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