Jobs

We are currently recruiting for the following positions.


Democracy & Campaigns Coordinator

Full time - £20,235-£25,500 per annum (commensurate with experience)

The University of York Students' Union is a charity that helps over 16,000 students make the most of their time at University. We are recruiting for a full time .

This is an exciting opportunity to work within our ​representation team​, ​supporting student ​campaigners​ and elected officers on a wide range of projects including ​redeveloping our governance processes, delivering open and transparent elections ​and supporting students to deliver effective campaigns. 

​The successful applicant will have excellent time management and will be able to work flexibly on a number of projects. Project management and planning as well as strong communication skills are vital. 

They will also need to be willing to develop a broad understanding of the Higher Education sector and demonstrate a self-motivated, highly professional approach.

For further details please see our application pack below:

Job Description

Person Specification

Apply now by emailing jobs@yusu.org with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below.

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 12pm, 29th November 2016

Interviews: Monday 5th December


Academic and Welfare Development Coordinator

Full time, fixed term Salary: £23,394 p.a.

The University of York Students' Union (YUSU) is a charity that helps over 16,000 students get the most out of their time at University. Located on the Heslington West campus, the Union provides students with the opportunity to meet people; make new friends and get involved.

YUSU is looking to recruit an Academic and Welfare Development Coordinator to work within the Union and its sister organisation the Graduate Student Association (GSA). The role will provide information, advice and advocacy, both individually and in groups, to York students to ensure that YUSU and the GSA are enhancing the quality of the student experience at York. The successful candidate will work closely with staff members and elected officers across both organisations as well as the University to ensure the delivery of a high quality support service that will help improve our members’ lives.

For further details please see our application pack below:

Job Description

Person Specification

Apply now by emailing jobs@yusu.org with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below.

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 12pm Thursday 8th December

Interviews: Thursday 15th December


YuCycle Event Coordinator

Student Job, £7.20 per hour, maximum 15 hours per week.

YUSU and the Office for Philanthropic Partnerships and Alumni are looking for a capable and ambitious student with a drive and passion to take the lead on a flagship fundraising event that is designed to make the difference for students.

We’re offering an exciting opportunity to deliver YuCycle. This role will provide the chance to gain some fantastic practical experience in negotiation, event management, marketing, fundraising, relationship building and many more.

​YuCycle aims to help raise funds for gifted athletes struggling on a student budget, as well as the chance to showcase the university's expertise in cycling. The event was established in 2013 and attracts over 250 participations from across city, region and further afield, though we really want to see it grow. The event combines three on-road routes with a celebration of cycling centred on the York Sports Village velodrome with activities aimed at the local community, families and students.

The successful candidate will coordinate sponsorship opportunities, organise and deliver the launch event as well as the main event and deliver a social media marketing campaign.

For further details please see our application pack below:

Job Description

Person Specification

Apply now by emailing jobs@yusu.org with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below.

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 5pm on Thursday 24th November

Interviews: Friday 2nd December