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Solent Students’ Union (Southampton Solent)

http://www.solentsu.co.uk

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'Here at Solent Students’ Union we pride ourselves on being student run, student led. This means everything we do is for the benefit of our students. We are dedicated to supporting our students both academically and non-academically, and we work hard to ensure our students have the best experience possible during their time with us. We also like to have fun, in the past we have held Puppy Rooms during exam periods, and we recently organised a staff bake off! Being located in the city centre we are ideally located close to pretty much anything, including a variety of clubs, restaurants and leisure activities.'

Summary

The Student Voice is the driving force behind the Union and key to ensuring we effectively represent the views and interests of our members. From leading on democratic and representative functions, you will help ensure we remain a strong advocate for the student experience.

Job Description

Working Hours: 35 per week, on a flexible basis

Salary: £23,000 per year with incremental progression in line with length of service

Reporting to: Head of Membership Services

Direct reports: None

Purpose of the post

To coordinate or support all democracy and representational activity, ensuring the student voice is heard and is at the heart of the organisation. This post supports and develops our student council, course rep scheme, member-led campaigns, and elected officers to be highly effective in representing student interests.

 

At Solent Students’ Union we support and represent over 6,500 students at our city-centre location in Southampton and campuses in the surrounding areas, helping our members to have an amazing experience during their time with us.

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with students and develop the Union’s work to ensure that the student voice is integral to influencing both Solent University and Student Students’ Union does. This role is responsible for course representation, student council, and other forums, but also identifying mechanisms that increase student engagement across a number of internal and external initiatives. You will be integral to the delivery of elections, supporting the election processes and identifying new ways for us to reach out to both candidates and voters.  You will work closely with the Sabbatical Officers and help them achieve their manifesto aims, acting as a champion and motivator to facilitate student Voice across the university community.

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Solent Students’ Union (Southampton Solent)

http://www.solentsu.co.uk

About

'Here at Solent Students’ Union we pride ourselves on being student run, student led. This means everything we do is for the benefit of our students. We are dedicated to supporting our students both academically and non-academically, and we work hard to ensure our students have the best experience possible during their time with us. We also like to have fun, in the past we have held Puppy Rooms during exam periods, and we recently organised a staff bake off! Being located in the city centre we are ideally located close to pretty much anything, including a variety of clubs, restaurants and leisure activities.'

Ref. Sol1668699537
  • Location

    Southampton, UK (Hybrid working)
  • Type

    Full Time
  • Salary

    £23,000.00
  • Closes

    2 Dec
  • Experience

    Graduate or Equivalent

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Planning and Organisation Teamwork
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