UWS Students Union Current Vacancies

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Current vacancies are listed below. If you have any questions about any of the roles listed below, please email sauws@uws.ac.uk


Role Types


Full Time Roles

Student Representation & Training Coordinator

This is a very exciting time to join our Students’ Union as we have emerged from the COVID cocoon with a bang! This role exists to lead on the development and delivery of in person and online training to Student Reps, Society leaders, Sabbatical Officers, Staff and external organisations.  This includes bespoke and enhanced training opportunities for the development of leadership skills and the Unions priority areas of work. The post holder will support the administration and development of the student representation system.

The successful candidate will help develop the Unions capacity building in order to improve the quality of work and productivity and will act as the quality controller for all training and development activities. They will also undertake regular analysis of organisational knowledge, skills and abilities and make recommendations to the management team on developmental activities and implement changes as directed.

If you get excited by training and want to help students’ voices be heard, then this is the job for you!

Details of the post:

  • Salary:    £23,486.50
  • Hours of Work:  35 hours a week, including occasional evening and weekend work
  • Type of Contract:  Permanent
  • Place of Work:     Paisley with option of some remote home working
  • Holidays:   23 Days annual leave plus public holidays and 2 weeks holidays in Dec / Jan

How to apply

The attachments required to apply for this post are below. You need to send your completed application form and equality & diversity monitoring form by the closing date to UnionAdmin@uws.ac.uk. Please do not send a CV as it will not be considered. 

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 16th November at 12 noon.  Interviews are expected to be held on Thursday 2nd December 2021. 

 


Part Time Roles

Student Engagement & Representation Coordinator (London)

This is the first time our Student Union will have a staff member in post at the new London campus.  The successful applicant will lead on the introduction and piloting a range of Student Union services that encourage and support students, including the development of societies and supporting the activities of student representatives.  

A key aspect of this role will be evidencing the impact of our services and gathering the views of students about their University experience to inform future Union and University service provision. 

There are many facets to this role.  It is a very people focussed role with regular interactions with staff, students, and partner organisations.  The post holder will work closely with colleagues in Scotland and our UWS colleagues based in London as well as our partners in other student unions in the local area.
If you have a passion for interacting with people and supporting the development of the Student Voice, then this is the job for you! 

Details of the post:

  • Salary:    £23,053.46
  • Hours of Work:  28 Hours per week, including occasional evening and weekend work
  • Type of Contract:  Fixed term until July 2022, with potential for extension. 
  • Place of Work:     UWS London Campus with option of some remote home working
  • Holidays:   23 Days annual leave plus public holidays and 2 weeks holidays in Dec / Jan (pro rata

How to apply

The attachments required to apply for this post are below. You need to send your completed application form and equality & diversity monitoring form by the closing date to UnionAdmin@uws.ac.uk. Please do not send a CV as it will not be considered. 

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 16th November at 12 noon.  Interviews are expected to be held on in person on Tuesday 30th November 2021. 

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Storie Street, Paisley, PA1 2HB
0141 849 4151
uwsunion@uws.ac.uk

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