Job Vacancies


We are looking for positive and bright people to join our AberSU staff family. To apply for any of the roles below please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to by the listed closing date. 

Communications and Engagement Manager (Maternity cover 9 months fixed term starting June 2018)

Salary £26000-£29000

Role description

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic individual to lead our Communications and engagement activity for a period of 9 months of maternity cover.

Due to the nature of this role we are particularly looking for a high level of oral and written welsh language ability.

This is an exciting time to join a fun and ambitious Students Union and to become part of our friendly AberSU family. We are one year into a period of strategic change having enjoyed a number of successes in year one including:

  • 35% of students voting in our main elections (up from 18% in 2016)
  • 40% of students are in a Students’ Union Club or Society
  • 2017 NUS Wales HE SU of the year and Student Opportunities Award
  • 2018 NUS Wales Student Opportunities award
  • A range of our Societies have won National Society awards

We offer generous leave entitlement and encourage staff wellbeing by enabling staff to use 2 hours a week of work time for wellbeing activity.

Please apply using our application form here

For a chat about the role email

Application deadline: 12 noon Friday 18th May

Interview: Tuesday 29th May

Interview expenses can be reimbursed and we are also happy to consider interview via skype.

Students’ Union Ambassador

To support the Students’ Union in day-to-day activities, carrying out a range of tasks that support students, hear the student voice, promote Students’ Union events and campaigns, raise awareness of Union services and encourage wider participation and engagement in the Students’ Union.

Students’ Union Ambassador Role Description

To apply email your CV and a cover letter outlining how you meet the person specification to

External Trustee (voluntary)

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 one of the following areas:

  • Sporting or outdoor activity management
  • Volunteering
  • Community development
  • Health and Safety/Risk Management

We are seeking to ensure that our board reflects our student population and as such particularly welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including applicants who define as ethnic minority, who speak welsh as a first language or who define as disabled.

Application deadline midnight on 28.02.2018. To apply email your CV and a cover letter to