NUSU Opportunities

As well as paid job opportunities, NUSU and it's associated activities are delivered by over 4500 volunteers. These are excellent opportunities for students to enhance their employability skills and range from being on Freshers' crew, to being a section Editor of The Courier or the President of the Rugby Club. Below are details of some of the opportunities we offer and how they can help you on your path to your future career, make new networks and friends or find a new interest. You can also gain fantastic experience volunteering in the community in over 100 community organisations or with one of our fantastic in house projects run by Go Volunteer, our volunteering department in the heart of your Students' Union. Go to for more information on what we have to offer


Volunteering Opportunities



Paid Internal Opportunities

Want to work in fast-paced, varied and rewarding workplace?  We might just have the opportunity for you!

  • NUSU Activities Assistants 2018-19 - Copy

    Date Added:Wed 11 Apr 2018

    Application Deadline:Sun 22 Apr 2018 23:59

    Details:Activities Assistants will help the Activities Programme Co-ordinator to deliver the Give It a Go programme. Duties include delivering activities, promoting the programme, promotion and marketing, engaging and recruiting students, and some administrative duties.

  • NUSU Welcome Activities Intern

    Date Added:Thu 19 Apr 2018

    Application Deadline:Fri 27 Apr 2018

    Details:An opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified person to be appointed to a position (on an NWE placement) within Newcastle University Students’ Union. The placement will be a 5 week full time position during the summer, then continue into a 10 week part time position once term starts in September. The person in the post will be responsible for delivering the Students’ Union’s comprehensive programme of activities for PG students arriving in September, amongst others.

  • NUSU Sports Assistants 2018-19 (x2)

    Date Added:Wed 11 Apr 2018

    Application Deadline:Fri 24 Aug 2018 23:59

    Details:The person in this post (along with one other part-time staff member) is responsible for assisting with the delivery of the Students' Union's Campus Sports programme. The post will provide support to the Inclusive Sport Coordinator, involving delivering sports, promotion and marketing, engaging and recruiting student participants, and some administrative duties.

Paid External Opportunities

We look to work in partnership with Newcastle University Careers Service to find you paid work, both part-time and full-time.  Click below to access.

Vacancies Online (External link)

Other Opportunities

Other opportunities to get involved with the organisation will be displayed here.