Student Voice Coordinator (Postgraduate and International)

  • Job Reference: 00000502-1
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Employer: University of Birmingham Guild of Students
  • Website:
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £24,093
  • Sector: Government & Democracy, Campaigns, Student Engagement & Representation, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Job Description

Student Voice Coordinator (Postgraduate and International)

£24,093 gross per annum

35.5 hours per week

The role

This role is part of the Student Voice & Representation department working collectively with colleagues delivering the Guild’s student advice, representation, democracy, policy and campaigns work. The Student Voice & Representation Team is part of the Community & Representation Directorate.

The Student Voice Coordinator (Postgraduate and International) will support and proactively engage with our Postgraduate (PG) and International student communities. You will deliver activities and events to promote and support the International and PG experience that build engagement across both the Guild and the University of Birmingham, as well as providing remote support to students on the UoB Dubai Campus. You will also work as part of a team and with University colleagues, to understand the barriers to participation for International and PG Students to improve engagement with them.

We are looking for candidates who have experience of working effectively as part of a team and using your own initiative, have knowledge of further and higher education and the issues affecting students today along with the ability to establish strong working relationships with a wide range of individuals

The Benefits

We offer great benefits including:

  • 5 days close down during Christmas, and 2 during Easter each year, in additional to bank holidays and 21 days annual leave, rising to 26 days after 5 years’ service (meaning you will not work during Christmas, New Year or Easter).
  • Full sick pay from the moment you start working for us.
  • A comprehensive suite of basic training for all employees which includes Equality & Diversity, Mental Health Awareness and Data Protection
  • Discounted membership rates at University of Birmingham Sport & Fitness
  • The opportunity for new staff to join the NEST pension scheme. The Guild contributes a matched payment of between 4-6% of your salary
  • A range of wellbeing benefits

We are a Times 100 Best Companies to Work For employer and in our most recent staff survey (March 2023) 78% of our staff said they would recommend this organisation as a good place to work.

The Guild of Students is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

Closing date for applications: Monday 22nd April 2024 at 09:00am

Interviews are provisionally expected to take place on Wednesday 1st May 2024

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