About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to run our Student Voice Team, focusing on supporting our student representatives across academic and political agendas. You will work with a variety of stakeholders to support student-led democracy, academic work and campaigning. As an organisation we are going through an incredible journey, and this is an incredible opportunity to join us at a key stage of our development.
You will take a lead role in organising key projects and campaigns, ensuring work is prioritise in line with organisational priorities, and will be the lead contact for all things democracy and student-voice related.
You will be employed directly by The SU. We are a membership-led charity; run by students, for students. We represent students from two different universities: Falmouth University and the University of Exeter.
- Falmouth University has a history of more than 100 years of creative thinking and design innovation. Established in 1902 as Falmouth School of Art, they have grown to become a digital innovation hub, delivering impact for lives and economies through the development of new knowledge, solutions, services and products.
- The University of Exeter is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities and in the top 150 universities in the world. They combine world-class teaching with world-class research, achieving a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework Award 2017.
The ideal candidate for this role would have a clear understanding of student democracy and politics, be able to work across multiple projects and able to manage all aspects across the varied Student Voice team. You will need to be confident engaging multiple stakeholders including students, staff, Trustees, Falmouth University and the University of Exeter, external stakeholders, and the local community. You will also need to be able to consider best practice and innovation with regards to democracy, campaigns and engaging student leaders in academic representation.
Full requirements can be found in the recruitment pack.
Interviews are planned for 26 January 2021. Due to the current, situation regarding Covid-19, interviews for this position will be taking place online via Microsoft Teams.
How to apply
To apply, complete both parts of the application form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.