Greater Manchester

£31,450 - £37,000 per year (subject to Job Evaluation, skills and experience)

Temporary, Full-time

About the organisation

Placed at the heart of campus, the University of Manchester Students’ Union is the hub of student life. We understand better than anyone ... Read more

Job Description

Are you passionate about campaigns, student-led change and ensuring students are at the centre of their learning experience ? If so we are looking for an Interim Head of Education and Advocacy to lead our student representative functions, advice provision and student campaigns and democracy. The University of Manchester Students' Union has a challenging brief supporting one of the largest student communities in the UK. We are looking for a successful leader to cover a secondment and provide interim support to this busy department to help us improve the experience of students at Manchester. It's an exciting and crucial time for us and we're looking for someone who thrives on the challenge of engaging a diverse and energetic group of around 40,000 students - empowering and supporting them to improve their lives and the university. 

We're looking for someone who can get the best out of staff with an empowering coaching style, and someone who can show demonstrable impact in the campaigns they've run. In return, we can offer flexible working, passionate people, brilliant students and one of the most exciting challenges in the HE sector.