You will join the team of five Elections Ambassadors within the department of Student Groups Support, managed by the Democracy Coordinator. The primary purpose of your role will be to promote student engagement with, and awareness of, elections, democratic structures and opportunities for making change in the SU.
The core duties of the role involve:
Your Skills and Experience
You will be self-motivated with a strong commitment to teamwork and delivering outstanding customer service. You will have excellent communication skills and will enjoy talking passionately and persuasively about getting involved with the Students' Union.
What you will achieve
In return, the transferable skills we will help you to develop include:
Working at Sheffield Students' Union
Here at the Sheffield Students’ Union we employ excellent staff. Our staff follow behaviours which have been developed in line with our organisational strategy for staff to aspire to.
Some of the key behaviours we look for in our workforce are:
We welcome applications from those who feel they possess these key behaviours
You will work in an exciting and progressive environment and enjoy great staff benefits including:
Working weeks and hours: These posts are university term time only; September to June. Shifts will vary in length and will be irregular with a clear push around Elections time for SU Council and Officer Elections. Most shifts will be during working hours with occasional evening or weekend work.
Salary: Under 25 : £8.62 per hour (£7.70 per hour + £0.92 Holiday Entitlement) Over 25: £9.20 per hour (£8.21 per hour + £0.99 Holiday Entitlement)
Closing date: Friday 30th August 2019 3pm
Interviews: Thursday 12th September 2019
Training: Thursday 19th September 2019 (Training is compulsory)
Start date: Monday 23rd September 2019
Sheffield Students' Union welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, pregnancy and maternity, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.