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Activities Assistants 2021-22

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Application deadline: Wed 02 Jun 2021 23:59


Newcastle University Students’ Union

 Activities Assistants 2021-22

Flexible vacancies for the academic year starting 1st September 2021

We are committed to enabling our students to fully participate in non-academic sport and physical activity in a safe and positive way through our Give It a Go Programme. The Activities Assistants support the delivery of the programme by attracting students through promotion and marketing, developing the portfolio and facilitating or delivering activities.

Activities Assistants help the Activities Development Co-ordinator to deliver the Give It a Go programme.  Duties include delivering/ facilitating activities, promotion and marketing, engaging and recruiting students, and some administrative duties.

Activities Assistants are excellent communicators, have strong organisation skills and sound knowledge of university sport and public health. Activities Assistants need to be flexible as they are required to attend activities each week during the academic year, the hours will be split over a number of days in shifts. 

The Activities Assistants possess excellent interpersonal, organisation, and communication skills, be very friendly and approachable, and actively seek engagement with other students.

Pay and reward:   Hourly rate will be the equivalent of Real Living Wage and the successful candidates will have the opportunity to join in with activities and trips. A t-shirt and hoody will be provided as a uniform.

The job description for this role is available here 

Application deadline 2nd June 2021 (midnight)

Remote interviews: 10th June 2021

To apply please forward CV and covering letter to

Candidates are also required to complete NUSU’s Equal Opportunities Monitoring Information

Your application should demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria as set out in the job description specification to be considered for interview.  Please describe how, and to what extent, you meet the criteria as well as any further information that is relevant to the position for which you are applying e.g., details of work experience, achievements and interests.