Work With Us

Beds SU is the official Students' Union of the University of Bedfordshire, helping every student get the most out of their university experience. We campaign on issues that students care about, as well as providing lots of opportunities for students to meet new people, develop their skills, campaign for change and try something new.

We are an ambitious bunch and we are proud of our achievements. To help us continue to drive our organisation forward, we look for talented, enthusiastic and inspiring individuals to join the team. All our full-time permanent roles offer a range of great benefits, including an Opt-in healthcare scheme, a Free NUS Extra Card, a Childcare voucher scheme, and additional concessionary days on top of your holiday allowance. Plus, we pride ourselves on being able to offer all our staff excellent personal and professional development prospects.

Download Our Recruitment Pack  - Find out more about us and why we think Beds SU is a great place to work.

View our Recruitment Commitments - We believe a fair recruitment process is the best way to find the right person for the job.

Beds SU is committed to diversity and inclusion amongst its staff, reflecting the communities it serves. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications for vacant positions from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

 Vacancies  

We recruit into three types of roles:

Permanent Roles - full-time positions aimed at both local, national and international applicants

Internships -  full-time positions aimed at both local, national and international applicants

Student Staff - Part time flexible employment available to current University of Bedfordshire students

Unpaid Roles - Volunteering opportunities within the SU such as external trustees


 Permanent Roles 

Sorry, we do not have any roles in this category at present, please check back soon!


 Internships 

Sorry, we do not have any roles in this category at present, please check back soon!


 Student Staff Roles 

Commercial Services Staff 

£8.21 per hour | Positions at Luton and Bedford Campuses | Approx.10 hours per week (up to 20 hours during busy periods).

We are looking for confident students with excellent customer service skills to join the team within our commercial venues. You will be responsible for serving customers and ensuring we maintain excellent service standard within our venue at all time. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY NOW (see 'Useful links' below for templates required to complete an application)

Closing date: 31 March 2019 

SU Ambassadors

£8.21 per hour | Positions at Luton and Bedford Campuses | Approx.6 hours per week (up to 20 hours during busy periods)

Becoming a SU Ambassadors offers a great opportunity to gain work experience and skills in marketing and promotion. We are looking for outgoing students that love to talk to help us distribute information about SU, its services, and events. You will also have opportunity work on the SU Helpdesk and as part of the operation team for special events.

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY NOW (see 'Useful links' below for templates required to complete an application)

Closing date: 31 March 2019 

Social Media Assistant

£8.21 per hour | Luton Campus-based | Approx.12 hours per week (up to 20 hours during busy periods) 

We have a fantastic opportunity for someone that has a passion for digital communication to join our Marketing and Communications Team as a Social Media Assistant. Key responsibilities will be to deliver real-time social media coverage of activities, as well as to support the management of our social media platforms. We are looking for someone with a good understanding of marketing communication, as well as excellent copywriting and planning skills.

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY NOW (see 'Useful links' below for templates required to complete an application)

Closing date: 31 March 2019 

Photographer

£8.21 per hour | Luton Campus-based | Approx. 4 hours per week (up to 20 hours during busy periods)

We are looking for a student with a keen interest and experience in photography to help us capture great memories from our events and activities. We are looking for someone that can support the Marketing and Communications team by being onsite at events as our official photographer, as well as supporting with the upload and management of digital content.

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY NOW (see 'Useful links' below for templates required to complete an application)

Closing date: 31 March 2019 


 Voluntary Roles 

Sorry, we do not have any roles in this category at present, please check back soon!


Useful links

The following templates will be needed in order to complete an application:

Education History Template 

Training History Template 

Employment History Template