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Who We Are

Part business, part charity, part membership body – students’ unions are all seriously fun places to work. They are organisations in their own right. Professionally run, but different. Professional teams support elected student leaders to make change, improve lives, and fulfil potential; we help make this happen. Arts Students’ Union and LSE Students’ Union work in partnership, sharing members of staff, knowledge, and best practice. With more than 30,000 members across 7 higher education institutions and bold new strategies, we’re two of the most unique and exciting SUs in the country.

Why Apply?

Because you’re excited by the challenge! The exact opposite of corporate, we’re progressive, daring, and creative individuals working to make a difference in unconventional workplaces.

Benefits and Perks

In return for your passion and experience we offer:

  • 25 days holidays per year to 30 days of annual leave after 5 years
  • Up to 6 additional days at Christmas and Easter closure periods
  • Enrolment into the pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free LSE Students’ Union gym membership, advice from dedicated professionals
  • Wide range of activities including yoga classes, dance classes, pilates classes
  • Cycle to Work scheme, enabling significant savings on bicycle purchase
  • Access to LSE & UAL staff training courses
  • NUS card
  • Flexibility for work-life balance
  • Interest free travel loan

How We Recruit

We want to ensure all systems, policies, and processes are free from bias or discrimination and are fair and accessible. Therefore, we decided that all candidates have to complete our application form and 'Equal Opportunities Monitoring and Contact' form in order to apply for a job.

Application forms are formatted to ensure the equality monitoring data is removed before applications are reviewed by the shortlisting panel. This process allows us to ensure that the shortlisting is completed in a fair and consistent manner, and that all applicants are provided with the same opportunity to demonstrate their abilities.


Full time, Part time & Fixed term roles

College Engagement Coordinator

Location: Primarily London College of Communication, Elephant and Castle and High Holborn. Flexibility to work at other UAL or LSE sites required

Salary: £25,538.20

Working hours: 37 per week

Contract type: Fixed term,1 year

Job description - College Engagement Coordinator


About the job 

The College Engagement Coordinator at London College of Communication (LCC) acts as the main contact point between the Holborn based Arts SU team, UAL staff and students at LCC. They work closely with all parties as well as external partners to facilitate student lead events and campaigns. In particular managing relationships with and supporting the Arts SU student officer team.

Their work will focus on improving the student experience in each College, and particularly at LCC. They will support and lead on events and activities at LCC and other campuses, including: Student Elections, End of Term Parties, Freshers & Welcome Activities.

They will work on and lead individual projects and programmes as well as contribute to the Engagement Team’s strategic and operational planning & delivery.


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone with an interest in student support and events facilitation, organisation and delivery. You must be confident and comfortable working independently and lone-working as well as with a team and other stakeholders.

Want to apply?

To apply please complete our online application which can be found below.


Job application timeline

Closing date: New closing date Sunday 9th December 23:59

Intended Interview dates: 13th & 14th December

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Student Staff Roles

Student Engagement Assistant (Student Staff)

Location: You will be based across various UAL sites across CCW, LCF, CSM and LCC

Working hours: 5 to 20 hours per week during Arts SU Elections (14th January- 18th February)

Pay: £10.20 per hour

Availability:You must be available to work between the period of 14th January – 18th February 2019 on a part time basis. This will during the day time with the potential to work some evening shifts.

Job description - Student Engagement Assistant (Student Staff)

Job Purpose: To support the Arts SU Engagement Team to help deliver and coordinate election engagement promoting Arts SU.

Closing date:  3rd January 2019 (midnight)

Interview date:   7th January 2019


To Apply, please send your CV to alongside an Equal Opportunities and Contact Form.

Equal Opportunities and Contact Form