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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
  • 2018 NUS Wales Student Opportunities award winner
  • 2018 NUS People Award winner
  • Completion of NUS Quality Students’ Unions

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 2020, you will carry out the role on a full-time basis, with training and support provided until June 30th 2021.

Closing date: 12pm Tuesday 25th February 2020.

For more information on how to apply visit:

Full-time Officer Role Descriptions

https://www.abersu.co.uk/shapeaber/elections/fulltimeofficerroles/

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 2020, you will carry out the role alongside your studies with training and support provided until June 30th 2021.

Closing date: 12pm Tuesday 25th February 2020.

For more information on how to apply visit:

Volunteer Officer Role Descriptions

https://www.abersu.co.uk/shapeaber/elections/volunteerofficers/

www.abersu.co.uk/elections

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


Student Photographer

Do you have a passion for photography?

Do you want to develop your skills by producing photographs and videos for a wide range of projects, campaigns and events?

The Students’ Union is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated student experienced in photography to join our team as AberSU as Student Photographer.

Deadline for application:  Friday 28th February 2020

Interview date: 4th of March 2020 (will need to bring along a device to take photos).

To apply please send your CV and covering letter via email to ceostaff@aber.ac.uk

Please send over examples of any of your own photography work alongside your CV.

Student Photographer Job Decription