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We're the Students' Union at the University of Greenwich. Our job is to ensure all 20,000 Greenwich students thrive and succeed while at University.

We can't do it alone - it's all thanks to the hard work of our full-time staff and part-time student staff members. 

To reward our staff, we have the following benefits:
discounts at Students' Union outlets, flexible working, pension scheme and much more.

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We know that different is good: the more diversity, the better the ideas, the greater the impact. Ensuring students are at the heart of everything we do is a big priority.

We offer challenging, fulfilling work with a commitment to personal development in highly flexible, supportive environments.

Career jobs

 

We're a fantastic place to work. Below are the current opportunities available. Career positions are ideal for graduates and those looking for career opportunities. 

Working for us is rewarding and full of benefits. Our values are empowering, courageous, dedicated, trusted and approachable. If you share our values, apply for one of our career roles.

 

Campus Engagement Manager

Click here to read the Job Description.

Contract: Full time (35 hours per week), one-year fixed term contract or secondment.
Salary: £26,785 - £29,588 per annum
Location: Southwood Site, Avery Hill campus.

GSU is looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking individual to join the Student activities team, focusing on GSU’s ‘Building Better Communities’ Project which is going into its second year of delivery.  The aim of this project is to provide high quality support for initiatives currently provided for users of the Avery Hill campus and to deliver a range of events, activities and initiatives to further boost the student community at Avery Hill campus for residents and day users alike.  As part of this project, the Campus Engagement Manager will be recruited to head up the implementation of activity.

The role is a one-year fixed term contract with a large focus on the following skill sets:

  • Project management
  • Stakeholder management
  • Operational delivery
  • Temporary staff management

 

Additional information

  • The post-holder is entitled to 25 days’ leave and the 8 statutory leave days for England. In addition, ‘privilege leave’ over the Christmas and New Year period is also additionally given.  
  • Leave entitlement increases by 1 day each year for a maximum of 5 years.
  • GSU offer a contributory pension scheme. GSU contribution rate is 4% to 6%, the employee minimum rate is 5%.
  • Parking and Season Ticket Travel loan available.
  • Contribution to eye test and prescription lenses.
  • We are committed to facilitating a healthy work-life balance and offers flexible working policies and time off for volunteering, which is also a commitment to continued professional development.
  • The post is subject to the satisfactory completion of a six-month probation period.
  • Other terms and conditions are detailed in the contract of employment.


Greenwich Students' Union
At GSU turn over is £1m through our not-for-profit commercial services. These provide services to students, staff and the local Greenwich population. We provide students at the University of Greenwich and their partner colleges with social spaces to study, make friends, and have fun.

Additionally, the profit generated through our varied income portfolio is invested back into the SU support services for students. We are a Living Wage Employer and a large employer of students putting money back in their pockets to support the cost of studying and living in London.

We have recently moved into the heart of the Old Royal Naval College campus and opened a new 500 capacity venue called Lower Deck and a coffee shop called Change. 

 

APPLICATION TIMELINE

Recruitment closes: 17th July, Midnight

Interview Date: 24th July (this will include a presentation)

 

TO APPLY

To apply for this role please submit a CV, a covering letter explaining how you meet the requirements and the Equal Opportunities form to gsurecruitment@gre.ac.uk.

If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Onyinye Nkemdirim, Student Activities Manager (o.d.nkemdirim@gre.ac.uk) to arrange an appropriate time for a phone call.

Click here to read the Job Description.

 

Student jobs

Student positions are perfect for students studying at the University of Greenwich who want to support their studies with flexible, part-time work.

 

There are currently no available positions.

 

Trustee Board

The Trustees of Greenwich Students' Union help to steer the organisation and volunteer their skills.

There are currently no available positions.