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In 2018 YUSU was ranked 21st in the The Sunday Times’ Top 100 Best Not-For-Profit organisations to work for in the UK. Each year, YUSU invest over £20,000 in staff and officer training as we are dedicated to supporting and nurturing the skills and aspirations of our employees.

From our hardworking bar staff at our award-winning venues to our CEO, we all share the same goal - to put students at the heart of everything we do. 

Please see below for our current vacancies and join our dynamic and growing team:


Student Engagement Development Coordinator

Post details 

Full time

Salary: £24,247.68 per annum

More about the vacancy

This is an exciting time for YUSU’s Student Voice Team – our new academic strategy focuses on engaging ‘students as partners’ in educationally purposeful activities and enhancing our capacity to influence education policy at the University of York. We are seeking a high performing individual to help coordinate the delivery of this work – i.e. support for innovative student-staff partnership projects in the English, Biology and Management Departments.

As Student Engagement Development Coordinator, you will work alongside the Student Voice and Insight Manager to coordinate YUSU’s academic engagement work; fostering a sense of community amongst York students, developing a partnership approach to student voice activities and ensuring students are at the heart of their education and decisions about academic life. You will work closely with Student Representatives and academic and professional services colleagues across the University, utilising your strong influencing and communication skills.

We are looking for someone ready to work within a team in a dynamic and collaborative student-led environment. You will have a keen interest in Higher Education and be able to use your leadership skills to motivate others to develop effective solutions to challenges faced by students. This post will develop over time and you should be someone with a proactive and flexible approach.  

Details of the role can be found here Job Description and Person Specification  

Application

Apply now via this link with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below;

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 5 December 2018

Interview Date:  12 December 2018

If you experience any problems please contact jobs@yusu.org

YUSU requests no contact from agencies or media sales.


Helpdesk assistant

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Minimum 16 h per week (term time)

Rate of pay: £7.83 per hour plus holiday pay 

More about the vacancy

University of York Students' Union is looking for a candidate who is extremely passionate about customer service.

The Helpdesk is the front face of the Union, dealing with enquiries, sign posting people around the campus and providing administrative support for students, student groups and Union departments.

Successful candidates will have a can do attitude, excellent customer service skills and a high level of attention to detail

Details of the role can be found here Job Description and Person Specification  

Application

Apply now via this link with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below;

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 19/11/2018 12:00 (midday)

Interview Date:  22/11/2018  

If you experience any problems please contact jobs@yusu.org

YUSU requests no contact from agencies or media sales.


Give it a Go Activator

Post Details

Voluntary Position

More About the Vacancy

YUSU are looking for talented volunteers to join the Give It A Go (GIAG) team.

The GIAG activators contribute to the development of the Give It A Go Programme by engaging with session leaders and participants to help maximise attendance, feedback and promotion. The position gives students the chance to develop their leadership, communication and problem solving skills.

A volunteer benefits package is available to all activators. To find out more about the role, take a look at the Role Description.

For further questions about the role, please email studentoppsassistant@yusu.org.

Application

Apply now via this link.

Application Deadline: 12noon on Wednesday 14th November
Activator Training: 15:00 on Wednesday 21st November


YUSUBars Bar Assistant

Post details 

Hours of work: Minimum of 8 hours per week during term time.

Rate of pay/ Salary: £7ph during 30 shift Probationary Period and then up to £7.83 + Holiday Pay. 

More about the vacancy

YUSU Commercial Services are looking for capable and ambitious students to join our bar staff team. Prior bar experience is not required but desirable. These roles are for our Hes West venues (Courtyard, D Bar, Lounge & Vanbrugh Arms). 

The successful candidates will be available to work day times, evenings and weekends during term time. 

The post holder for the Bar Assistant position will be offered support whilst working at YUSU to develop a range of competencies desired by employers in the world of work. In particular, this role will be beneficial for students looking to enhance their professional communication skills, problem solving abilities, and time management.

Details of the role can be found here Job Description and Person Specification  

Application

Apply now via this link with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below;

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 2nd of November 2018

Interviews: Week commencing the 5th of November. 

Role start: Successful staff will begin working for us on from the 10th of November upon completion of relevant starter requirements. 

If you experience any problems please contact jobs@yusu.org

YUSU requests no contact from agencies or media sales.


Health and Safety Coordinator

Post details 

35 hours per week

£20,579.14 - £22,720.95

More about the vacancy

University of York Students' Union is looking for a candidate who is extremely passionate about Health and Safety. Candidates that are open to variety of experience looking to take the next step in their careers. 

You will work with Director of Finance and Resources to offer advice on implementation of initiatives that embed a union wide culture relating to health and safety compliance and practice and support the Unions management and staff on a day to day basis to ensure the health and safety of our people, services and activities. 

Details of the role can be found here Job Description and Person Specification

Application

Apply now via this link with a completed application form and equality monitoring form below;

Application Form

Equality Monitoring Form

Recruitment Timeline: Ongoing

If you experience any problems please contact jobs@yusu.org

YUSU requests no contact from agencies or media sales.


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