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Student Societies Coordinator

Job title Student Societies Coordinator

Department Students' Union

Salary Starting from £25,138, rising to £28,759

Grade Grade 5

Placed on Tuesday 19 September 2023

Closing date Sunday 08 October 2023

Interview date Wednesday 18 October 2023

Reference CC11002

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The Students' Union have an exciting opportunity to join the creative Activities team as a Coordinator, in supporting student-led societies.

The role will allow you to work with a diverse range of students and to test out a variety of ideas and projects within a flexible environment.

As well as the society team, the Activities area consists of an arts, volunteering and sports team, all of which combines to create a vibrant and exciting place to work. You will be required to build networks with over 100 student led societies to develop their offer to the wider student body and to ensure good practice is being followed.

You will also support with the development of our student leaders so that they are able to carry out their roles effectively, as well as providing guidance towards the management of events and projects, including fundraising activities.

About you:

We are looking for someone who is confident in networking with a range of partners, mentoring young people in leading projects and teams, as well as an understanding of event management and risk assessments. You will also be required to market and promote the area to the wider community, so experience in using online tools, including social media, would be an asset.

About us:

Life in the Students’ Union is busy, but fun and you will be working with a welcoming and inclusive team. More than just a ‘job’, this is a chance to shape our organisation and the lives of the students we represent.

The SU Bath offers competitive salaries and the chance to work in both the office and at home. Our staff enjoy a safe and pleasant working environment, with a variety of benefits. Join us and be part of our story!

Further information:

This role is offered on a full time basis (36.5 hours per week).

For any informal enquiries about the role please contact Anna Boneham (, however, please ensure that your application is submitted via the University website.

What we can offer you:

We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We have an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations and have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Silver Athena SWAN award. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds will lead to a better environment for our employees and students, so we encourage applications from all genders, backgrounds, and communities, particularly from under-represented groups, and value the positive impact that will have on our teams. 

We are very proud to be an autism friendly university and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability confidence and supporting disabled staff.

Find out from our staff what makes the University of Bath a great place to work. Follow us @UniofBath and @UniofBathJobs on Twitter for more information.

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Update to our application process

We are constantly seeking to reduce the unconscious bias that enters any assessment process, with the goal of creating an inclusive and equal assessment process. To support this, personal details will be removed from application forms at the initial shortlisting stage.