Student Opportunities

Wojtek Salski 

Student Opportunities

“Wojtek is the student voice for sports, societies and volunteering opportunities”

His role focuses on giving Aber students the best student journey possible and giving them more than just a degree.

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About the Role:

The Student Opportunities officer is be responsible for:

  • Representing the student body on matters relating to sports, societies, volunteering and employability.
  • Co-ordinating activity and campaigns relating to sports, societies, volunteering and employability.
  • Informing policy within the University and Students’ Union on matters relating to sports, societies, volunteering and employability.
  • Supporting and develop a network of clubs and societies by chairing the Sports and Societies Zones.
  • Working with the Chief Executive Officers and AUSU’s senior management team to achieve and shape strategic aims and outcomes.
  • Attending appropriate University Committees.
  • Attending regular meetings with relevant University departments to further the development of clubs, societies, volunteering and employability.

University Committees/Meetings Attended:

  • Audit, Risk and Assurance Committee
  • Health, Safety and Environment Operational Group
  • Prevent Oversight Group
  • Fee and Scholarship Committee

Current Priorities

Below you can find a list of priorities Wojtek is working on this year as well as his current progress on them…


For over half of Aberystwyth University students to be registered members of a club or society and feel part of a wider community.


Extend access to the Sports Centre gym on weekends.*


For Aberystwyth University to develop a medium to long-term strategy for Sport including funding.


Ensure no student participating in inter-University Sport is penalised for representing the university.*


Purchase and make available for student use a Team Aber Mascot.*


*denotes policy as passed democratically by Aberystwyth students.

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