The University of Gloucestershire Students' Union is a registered charity dedicated to improving the lives of students at the University of Gloucestershire. We are in the top 10 for most improved SU’s in the country as measured by a rise in NSS scores and we are ambitious and entrepreneurial.

The University of Gloucestershire Students' Union is committed to equality of opportunity in employment and we understand the benefits of recruiting a diverse range of people.  We welcome and encourage applications from underrepresented sections of the community.  Furthermore, the Students’ Union is committed to the disability confident scheme and so we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum essential criteria for our vacancies.

Student Activities Coordinator

The University of Gloucestershire Students' Union is committed to ensuring that every student has a life-enhancing student experience.  The Activities Coordinator is vital to ensuring that our sports clubs and societies are supported to achieve their aims.  We know that students joining our clubs and societies enables them to make new friends, get new skills and have an amazing time at University.  We want to be able to support more students to join and importantly more students to lead their group.  The role will be crucial to supporting the hundreds of student leaders and volunteers to achieve their potential.  This will suit a person who is positive and understands the power of clubs and societies, so if you think this is the role for you then please apply and join the team.

Please see our job description for more details about this opportunity.

To apply, please complete our application form. For further questions, please email 


Closing date for applications: Monday 18 June 2018, 9am

Interview date: W/C 25 June 2018

Start date: Monday 2 July 2018 (negotiable)


Students' Union Subject Representative

Applications for SU Subject Representatives have now closed.

We are looking to recruit 26 enthusiastic hardworking Subject Reps to oversee the work of the Course Reps within their subject community and support them in their role. The role works actively to enhance a more effective approach to teaching, learning and the wider student experience - and you get paid to do it! This role is flexible around your study hours and offers approximately 2 - 4 hours per week dependant on availability. To apply for this role you must be a current student.

For further questions, please email 

Closing date for applications: Applications are now closed.

Interview date: You will be contacted between 7 June - 8 June if you were successfully shortlisted.

Start date: September 2018 for the 2018/19 academic year


SU Crew 2018 (Freshers' Volunteer)

Your Students’ Union will be seeking returning students to volunteer to help the team in delivering our Freshers’ Fortnight 2018 activities and events.  The student volunteers who work with us during Freshers' are highly valued by the SU and the University.

You will have fun, make friends and be a part of one of the biggest events of the University calendar.  You can help make a lasting impression on our new students and have an amazing week at the same time!  Our volunteers are expected to undertake a variety of roles during the period and are always absolutely vital in making Freshers’ Fortnight one to remember for all involved.  

To find out more and apply please click here

As a Students' Union we are committed to providing a life-enhancing experience to all students at the University of Gloucestershire. To find out more about working for our exciting organisation please head to our 'About Us' section. 


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