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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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Students' Union Careers

Explore career pathways and find a job through the SU Careers website and work somewhere professional, but different. Build your career with students' unions. There are more than 550 students' unions across the country, professionally run as separate organisations from the colleges and universities their students attend.

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.

 

 

Head of Commercial Sevices and Enterprise - click here for full details

Salary: Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 (one-off relocation allowance of up to £1,500 also available if from outside Greater London and London commuter belt)

Location: Mainly based in Greenwich, London; some working and travel to Avery Hill and Medway campuses required Welcome to Greenwich Students’ Union.

Click here for full details

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.

Graphic & Digital Designer (student staff)

We are looking for a University of Greenwich student to assist the SU's Communications Department in graphic design. If you want to help us spread the word about our services, events and activities, making a genuine impact on the student experience, this is a great opportunity do so in a creative space. 

If you want experience for your CV, or to add to your portfolio, maybe to learn on the job we'd welcome your input. We are flexible and will always endeavour to ensure that your schedule works around your studies.

TO APPLY

To submit your application, please send your cvcover letter, portfolio (website or/and pdf) and equal opportunities form to sureception@gre.ac.uk by midnight, 18th August 2019.

 

SALARY

£10.71 per hour plus £1.29 per hour holiday pay

 

Application resources:

 

Closing Date: 18th August 2019
Interview Dates: TBC

Start Date: September 2019 

 

Dreadnought Ambassadors

To apply for this role, you must be a University of Greenwich student for the Academic year 2019/2020.

Greenwich Students’ Union (GSU) are looking for 12 Dreadnought Welcome Ambassadors to work in the recently refurbished Dreadnought building on University of Greenwich campus. Dreadnought Ambassadors will serve as positive role models, promoting GSU and the University of Greenwich core values.

The University of Greenwich is home to over 20,000 students from more than 140 countries, studying in various locations and various subjects. The Dreadnought building will be home to the Student and Academic Services, Faculty of Education and Health, Information Learning Services (ILS) and the Students’ Union.

Being a Student Ambassador means you will enjoy a great deal of variety in your work. Your duties include showing students and staff around the building during the first term. Role throughout the year will be as detailed in the job description.

 

Contract: Casual Hours Contract

 

Work pattern: Various

                         September 8:30 – 18:30 over 3 shifts

                         October, November & December - 8:30 – 18:30 over 2 shifts

 

Training: Wednesday 4 September 2019 - Dreadnought

Start date: Monday 9 September 2019 - Dreadnought

                       

Salary: £8.21 (plus holiday pay)

Location: Dreadnought, Greenwich

 

APPLICATION TIMELINE

Applications open: Monday 1 July

Applications close: Tuesday 20 August (11:59pm/Midnight)

 

Interviews: Wednesday 28 August – Skype available

Training date: Friday 8 September

Start date: Saturday 9 September

 

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 sureception@gre.ac.uk

 

Trustee Board

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