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We exist to represent approximately 20,000 students at Anglia Ruskin University (ARU). We are a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. Our activities are managed and supported by 34 professional staff members and 55 part-time student staff who work for us alongside their studies. We have a turnover of approximately £2 million per annum and our activities are spread across campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough.

In addition to our core purpose of being the legitimate representative body for students at ARU, we provide a range of services; academic and welfare advice, support to students running societies and volunteering opportunities in and around the campuses. We also run two bars and a campus shop. Whilst we play an important student representative role that sometimes sees us challenge the University, we work closely with them and support areas of delivery within their strategy.

For permanent positions, we offer a generous holiday entitlement, contributory pension scheme and training and development opportunities.

We have the Investors in People quality mark and are committed to equal opportunities in employment - we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Students' Union Coordinator

ARU London Campus: Farringdon

17.5 hours per week

£20,131 (pro rata) + £1,800 London Allowance (pro rata)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Students’ Union Coordinator to join our team at ARU London. The role is the first point of contact and face of Anglia Ruskin Students’ Union on the ARU London Campus. To actively engage students in the democratic and representative functions of the Students’ Union and coordinate the election, training and ongoing support of student representatives. To promote the services available and support students accessing the Advice Service and to develop a targeted range of activities to enhance the student experience. And to encourage, support and assist students in setting up and joining a targeted range of student led activities. 

We offer generous holiday entitlement, a contributory pension scheme and training and development opportunities.  

We have the Investors in People quality mark and are committed to equal opportunities in employment - we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Click HERE for a job description and person specification

Click HERE for an application form and equal opportunities form

Click HERE for a guide to completing the application form

 

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 1st November at 12pm

interviews will be held on Thursday 16th November

 

Please return completed application forms to s.rothera@angliastudent.com

Please note: CV's are not accepted

 

Current Anglia Ruskin students should not apply for this position

Representation Coordinator (ALSS)

Cambridge Campus

17.5 hours per week

£20,131 (pro rata)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Representation Coordinator (ALSS) to join our team. The role will coordinate the development and ongoing support of Course, Faculty and Postgraduate Research Representatives in the Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences. The Representation Coordinator (ALSS) will actively engage students in the democratic and representative functions of the Students’ Union and ensure students are able to shape their experience by supporting them to transform their ideas into positive change. 

We offer generous holiday entitlement, a contributory pension scheme and training and development opportunities.  

We have the Investors in People quality mark and are committed to equal opportunities in employment - we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Click HERE for a job description and person specification

Click HERE for an application and equal opportunities form

Click HERE for a guide to completing the application form

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 31st October at 12pm

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 8th November

 

Please return completed application forms to s.rothera@angliastudent.com

Please note: CV's are not accepted

 

Current Anglia Ruskin students should not apply for this position

Chef and Outlet Manager

Chelmsford Campus

40 hours per week

£23,007 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Chef and Outlet Manager to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the Food Service Outlet operated by ARU Students’ Union.

Responsibilities will include continually developing a menu and leading a team of staff to prepare and cook dishes to order. They will oversee the Health and Safety Functions of the operational kitchen and, with support from the line manager, be the lead point of contact with local authorities with regards to food safety matters. They will increase revenue and profitability and ensure the delivery of high quality services to members and generate new leads, business opportunities and potential revenue streams for the Students’ Union. 

We offer generous holiday entitlement, a contributory pension scheme and training and development opportunities.  

We have the Investors in People quality mark and are committed to equal opportunities in employment - we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Click HERE for a job description and person specification

Click HERE for an application and equal opportunities form

Click HERE for a guide to completing the application form

 

Closing date for applications is Thursday 19th October at 12pm

Interviews will be held on Friday 3rd November

Please return completed application forms to s.rothera@angliastudent.com

Please note: CV's are not accepted

 

Current Anglia Ruskin students should not apply for this position

Course Based Society Coordinator

Cross Campus (Cambridge & Chelmsford)

35 hours per week

£20,131 (+£1200) per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Course Based Society Coordinator to join our team. The role will co-ordinate and develop the provision of course-based societies to promote student experience and increase student participation levels at Anglia Ruskin University. You will need to encourage, support and assist students in setting up and joining a diverse range of course-based societies. You will assist with the delivery of events and activities and monitor figures and use data to determine courses where there is room for more society engagement. 

We offer generous holiday entitlement, a contributory pension scheme and training and development opportunities.  

We have the Investors in People quality mark and are committed to equal opportunities in employment - we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Click HERE for a job description and person specification

Click HERE for an application form and equal opportunities form

Click HERE for a guide on how to complete the application form

 

Closing date for application forms is Wednesday 25th October at 12pm

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 31st October on our Cambridge Campus

Please return completed application forms to s.rothera@angliastudent.com

Please note: CV's are not accepted

 

Current Anglia Ruskin students should not apply for this position

Student Staff Job Opportunities - £8.45 per hour

We are currently hiring for the following Student Staff roles:

Shop Assistants (Cambridge Campus)

We are currently looking to recruit students to help the Shop Manager in the day to day running of the Students' Union shop on the Cambridge campus. You will need to provide a friendly and professional service to customers, handle cash and debit transactions and assist with the opening and closing of the shop.

The working hours we are looking to cover are  - Mondays 11.30am-2.30pm, Tuesdays 10.30am-2pm and Thursdays 12pm-5.30pm

For a full job description click HERE

For an aplication form & equal opportunities form click HERE

Please return all applications to Sarah Rothera on s.rothera@angliastudent.com

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 25th October at 5pm

Interviews will be held week commencing 30th October

Student Trustee Vacancies

Non-remunerated position

We are seeking three resourceful, determined and committed students to join our Board of Trustees. The positions are voluntary but provide an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic charity and develop exceptional skills and knowledge.

You must be a current core Anglia Ruskin University student to apply.

Click HERE for the role description

Click HERE for the application and equal opportunities form

Click HERE for the charity trustee declaration form

To apply, please complete (a) the application form (b) the charity trustee declaration form and return no later than 12pm on Thursday 26th October to Sarah Rothera on s.rothera@angliastudent.com

Interviews will be held:-

Cambridge - Thursday 9th November between 9am - 1pm

Chelmsford - Friday 10th November between 11am - 3pm

For an informal conversation about these Student Trustee roles please contact either Jamie Smith, Chair of the Board of Trustees on j.smith@angliastudent.com or Matthew Ensor, Chief Executive on m.ensor@angliastudent.com

Minibus Drivers

Cambridge Campus

£8.45 per hour

The Students' Union are currently looking for people with a D1 driving licence in Cambridge, to drive our SU minibuses on numerous occasions throughout the year.

Training will be provided and hours will be available on a weekly basis.

If you can provide proof of licence please email Dan Fow at d.fow@angliastudent.com