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Nottingham Trent Students Union

https://www.trentstudents.org

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Nottingham Trent Students’ Union (NTSU) is a high performing and ambitious organisation, pioneering in its use of digital to drive insight, optimise organisational performance and to enable effective representation, democracy and communication. Working for NTSU enables staff to develop their personal and professional skills. We currently have 65 members of permanent staff and over 400 members of student staff working across 3 sites in Nottinghamshire. t was named Higher Education Students’ Union of the Year in 2015 by NUS and has seen rapid improvement in its NSS Q23 student satisfaction score which is reflected in our position as a top 10 students’ union in the UK.

Summary

NTSU is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to join our Opportunities Team as an Opportunities Coordinator. The successful applicant will help develop and deliver high quality inclusive opportunities through our student-led societies, communities, student media and give it a go programme. You will play a key role in supporting and encouraging our students to start and grow student groups in areas that matter to our members.  

Job Description

We want someone who is passionate about working with a variety of individuals, someone who welcomes a challenge, is willing to learn and interested in supporting the work of student opportunities. No day will ever be the same, we will give you the space to be innovative, develop the service you work within and provide you with a rewarding developmental experience as a NTSU staff member.

We know that engagement in extra-curricular activities at NTU directly impacts the academic success of our students, and it’s important to us that our diverse membership have equal access to our services and that services are reflective of their needs. Therefore, it is essential that candidates have a strong passion for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and can embed this in everything they do.

Please note, the post holder may be required to work with university students who are under the age of 18. Therefore, in line with our commitment to safeguarding and the wellbeing of young people, this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure & Barring Service.

To have an informal discussion about the position, please contact Jack Purdie (Opportunities Manager) via [email protected]

Nottingham Trent Students’ Union

Our mission is to empower students to make NTU the best academic and personal experience for themselves and others, the opportunities team does this by encouraging healthy communities on campus that represent and celebrate our diverse student membership.

On behalf of the Nottingham Trent Students’ Union (NTSU) Executive Officer Team, thank you for your interest in joining the team at NTSU — one of the largest and most successful students’ unions in the UK. As a Union that represents 40,000 students, we’re driven by our mission to empower students to make Nottingham Trent University the best academic and personal experience for themselves and others.

This is enabled by our vision of diverse communities of fulfilled students motivated to create positive change. We’re a democratic, membership-led charity run by a team of annually elected officers. We work hard, as a Union, to create the best experience for students inside and outside of the classroom. We are consistently ranked in the UK top ten for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS) and Times Higher Education Awards, and this year we have been shortlisted for Students’ Union of the Year at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards, all of which are influenced by students.

You will be joining a talented and committed staff and officer team, and a Students’ Union with an outstanding relationship with Nottingham Trent University, which the QAA has previously identified as a model of good practice.

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Nottingham Trent Students Union

https://www.trentstudents.org

About

Nottingham Trent Students’ Union (NTSU) is a high performing and ambitious organisation, pioneering in its use of digital to drive insight, optimise organisational performance and to enable effective representation, democracy and communication. Working for NTSU enables staff to develop their personal and professional skills. We currently have 65 members of permanent staff and over 400 members of student staff working across 3 sites in Nottinghamshire. t was named Higher Education Students’ Union of the Year in 2015 by NUS and has seen rapid improvement in its NSS Q23 student satisfaction score which is reflected in our position as a top 10 students’ union in the UK.

Ref. Not1663572787
  • Location

    Nottingham
  • Type

    Full Time
  • Salary

    £21,833 - £22,560
  • Closes

    9 Oct
  • Experience

    Junior

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