Friday 9th February 2024

Activities Development Coordinator AUSU

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join the team at the AUSU Students’ Union as a Activities Development Coordinator to support the development of our Student Activities.

Activities Development Coordinator

Starting Salary: £24,436 per annum including pension, and discounted
membership to Aberdeen Sports Village.

Contract: Permanent
Hours: Full-time
Based: Aberdeen
Closing Date: Thursday 22nd February 2024, 4pm

Aberdeen University Students’ Association (AUSA) is a registered Scottish Charity, No. SC037971

JOB DESCRIPTION
The purpose of this role will be to help lead the development of sports clubs and societies.
This role will understand and analyse student and Sabbatical Officer feedback to develop
projects that will see our student activities run better, safer and inline with student
expectations. Current major projects include communication review and improving the
reaffiliation process for student activities.

This role also helps students ensure they have the opportunities available to them to
improve their employability. This will involve working with our student committees to help
them understand their roles better and the skills they are developing, but also to review
and improve training to help them get the most of out of their positions.
Volunteering is a focus for the organisation in it’s new strategy and the successful
candidate will support the development and delivery of a new programme connecting
students with opportunities in the community and university to develop the specific skills to
be successful after their University Career.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Candidates for the job must have a commitment to student-focused, inclusive and helpful
values. They should have an HND or equivalent work experience, and experience creating
and delivering training or workshops both online and in-person. They should have
excellent people, organisational, and time management skills, and be able to work well in
a team. Strong attention to detail, IT skills and ability to handle large amounts of data is
necessary. Knowledge of student engagement, higher education sector in Scotland, and
the UK Students’ Union sector is also required.
One of our core purposes as a Students’ Union is to support the development of our wide
range of student activities. With over 300 sports clubs and societies, every day is different
working for the SU working to ensure that the activities are sustainable, inclusive and
diverse.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to
join the team at the Students’ Union as a Activities Development Coordinator to support
the development of our Student Activities. If you’re passionate about sport and supporting
a positive student experience outside of the classroom, this role could be for you.

 

You can find a full recruitment pack, job description, and application form www.ausa.org.uk/about/ausa_vacancies/. If you’re interested or would like more information then please get in touch at ausa-hr@abdn.ac.uk and we will be delighted to have a chat with you.

 

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