Kingston upon Thames, Greater London

£34,506 per year

Permanent, Full-time

About the organisation

Union of Kingston Students represents your opinions and views on your student experience. We're made up of Student Officers elect... Read more

Job Description

We are seeking someone who will look to transform our student opportunities provision. Whilst our current offer is good, we want to be excellent and we are looking for someone who is passionate about leading this change. You will be responsible for leading a staff team who is responsible for sports, societies, volunteering, skills development, sustainability and our work on enterprise development. The role will be key in supporting and developing our four student officers within all areas of student opportunities and will be vital to driving our new strategy.  We are looking for an inspiring and innovative individual, who has a proven ability to build partnerships and communicate with a wide range of stakeholders.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about developing exciting and transformative activities for our membership, communities that all of our students can feel part of and ensure that we are breaking down barriers for our students to participate in.

We are not looking for the most experienced person but some that understands about working within a fast paced, dynamic and exciting organization and understands what a vibrant and exciting student experience is for Kingston Students. We expect someone with excellent knowledge of themes and issues within Higher Education and students’ unions and has the ability to coach and support significant groups of volunteers, staff and student officers to achieve success.