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Student Assistant Roles

Each year we recruit for three student staff roles to support the Sports Union team in the service we provide.

These positions provide students with many skills to expand their expertise, such as:

  • Improved customer service skills
  • Broadened knowledge of sports administration and sports development
  • Experience using administrative tools and software
  • Networking within the University and in the student sport sector
  • Overall boosting graduate employability

Please follow the below steps to apply for one of the roles:

  1. Review the positions available with attached Job Descriptions to understand the job roles and personal specification required
  2. Fill out the application form (applicants can only apply for one role)
  3. Email your CV and a Cover Letter to the Sports Union stating your full name and the role you are applying for in the email (we are unable to accept any applications that do not include both a CV and a Cover Letter).

Recruitment Timeline


11th August 2023 Vacancies open
30th August 2023 Vacancies close
1st September 2023 Candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted
6th-7th September 2023 Interviews
wb 11th September Successful candidates informed
wb 18th September Successful candidates in post




Check out our volunteering and employability page for your chance to give back to University sport

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