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We are looking for enthusiastic and positive individuals to join our team.

This is an exciting time to join a fun and ambitious Students Union and to become part of our friendly AberSU family. We are nearing the end of our first strategic plan and have had a number of organisational achievements over the last 2 years including:

  • 42% of students are in a Students’ Union Club or Society
  • Achieved Leading Employer status with Chwarae Teg and Diversity Champion finalist 2020
  • 2018 NUS Wales Student Opportunities award winner
  • 2018 NUS People Award winner
  • Completion of NUS Quality Students’ Unions in 2019

We offer flexible working, generous leave entitlement, an independent employee assistance programme and encourage staff wellbeing by enabling staff to use 2 hours a week of work time for wellbeing activity.

To apply for any of the roles below please send a completed application form to ceostaff@aber.ac.uk by the listed closing date. 

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FULL-TIME OFFICER

£18,000 per annum

28 Days Annual Leave

Current Aberystwyth University Students Only.

We are looking for positive and enthusiastic students to be the voice of Aberystwyth students. There are 5 Full-time Officers who are elected and paid for one year outside of their studies to serve as the political leaders of AberSU. Each have individual duties in their respective roles which they deliver based on student feedback.

Together they are the voice of Aberystwyth students and are collectively responsible for promoting and defending the rights of students, campaigning on issues, promoting involvement in the Union and coordinating student zones and groups.

As a Full-time Officer, you will also be an officer trustee and sit on the Board of Trustees as well as taking various seats on University management committees to speak on behalf of students to those groups. All elected officers will be provided with training, support and guidance to carry out the role and represent students.

Starting after on the 1st July 2021, you will carry out the role on a full-time basis, with training and support provided until June 30th 2022.

Closing date: 12pm Tuesday 23rd February 2021.

Full-time Officer Role Descriptions

For more information on how to apply visit:

www.abersu.co.uk/elections

If you would like to have conversation before applying, please email martin.dodd@aber.ac.uk.


VOLUNTEER OFFICERS (VOLUNTARY)

Current Aberystwyth University Students Only.

We are looking for positive and enthusiastic students to be the voice of Aberystwyth students. Each Volunteer Officerhas a specific role, and some may represent specific groups of students.

Please note only students that define into these specific groups can stand or vote for that role. For example, only students who self-define as being disabled can stand or vote for the Disabled Students' Officer role.

Starting on the 1st July 2021, you will carry out the role alongside your studies with training and support provided until June 30th 2022.

Closing date: 12pm Tuesday 23rd February 2021.

Volunteer Officer Role Descriptions

For more information on how to apply visit:

www.abersu.co.uk/elections

If you would like to have conversation before applying, please email martin.dodd@aber.ac.uk.


EXTERNAL TRUSTEE

AberSU represents the interests of 8000 students at Aberystwyth University. We want Aber students to love student life and be ready for anything, and work to ensure that they have an epic student journey, are happy, healthy and empowered, with lasting friendships and promising futures.

We are looking for a passionate and bright person to join our Aber family and enhance our Trustee Board with expertise in at least one the following areas:

  • Sporting or outdoor activity management
  • Legal
  • Finance
  • Health and Safety/Risk Management
  • Building development

Read a role profile here

Application deadline 9am 07.12.2020. To apply email your CV and a cover letter to ceostaff@aber.ac.uk

Interviews: 14.12.2020

 

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