Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (On-site)
£23,700 - £26,944 per year
Contract, Fixed Term Contract 1 Year (to be reviewed after 1 year), Full-time
Job description

It’s an exciting time to join Cambridge SU as we’ve just launched an ambitious strategy, and moved into our excellent new space (which has incredible Mill Pond views).

Student groups, community building and personal development are the heart of the Activities Team, where this role sits. You’d be joining a passionate team who deliver support for over 500 sports clubs and societies as well as key flagship events throughout the year including Freshers’ Fair and the Shadowing Scheme. 

If you are interested in working in a driven, changemaking, student-led organisation, then we would love to hear from you.


Job Purpose

This role leads on all of our current access projects and activities, working closely with the Access, Education & Participation Officers (UG & PG) to deliver these; and work with the rest of all future access initiatives; for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. Alongside the job description, role-holders will be expected to deliver upon objectives defined in the organisation’s strategic plan and associated work plans.
Training upon appointment
The successful role holder will have to have a satisfactory police record check including a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Additional safeguarding training will be required due to the nature of the role.

Key Relationships

  • Access, Education & Participation Officer (UG)
  • Access, Education & Participation Officer (PG)
  • Membership Department
  • College School Liaison Officers (SLOs)
  • College Access Officers (AOs)
  • Cambridge Admissions Office (CAO)

To apply, please submit: 

  • Your CV 
  • Supporting statement (this should be a maximum of two sides of A4) that clearly outlines your suitability for the role by addressing the criteria focused on experience within the person specification, giving examples. 
  • In addition to this, we would like a maximum of 500 words about what interested you in applying for this role and what you’d bring to the role

We encourage all applicants to have a phone call with a member of the team before applying. Gabbi, Director of Membership Engagement, Deputy CEO or Oli, Activities Manager will be happy to contact you to discuss the role.

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Posted on: 02 May 2022
Closed date: 24 May 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Project Management, Volunteer Management