NUSU Sabbatical officers roles

Do you want to lead one of the top Student Unions in the country? We are a registered charity with an annual turnover in excess of £4 million and from this year, 7 elected officers become trustees and work within the organisation on a full time basis. The annual salary of these sabbatical officers is £19,730 and each officer has a different role to play.

Students' Union President

 

President

 

As chair of the Trustee Board and a member of the highest level committees of the University, the President leads on representing students on key issues with the University, nationally and in the community. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities and the key meetings that the President attends. Please see the Presidents page and social media to see what this year’s has been up to.

Welfare and Equality Officer

 

Welfare & Equality Officer

 

The Welfare and Equality Officer coordinates NUSU’s welfare work and leads on a number of campaigns and events. They have close liaison with the welfare services and staff and sit on a number of University committees including Diversity committee. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities. Please see the Welfare and Equality Officers page and social media to see what this year’s has been up to.

Activities Officer

 

Activities Officer

 

The Activities Officer leads on liaison and training for student led societies and volunteering. They organise a number of high profile events including the Grad Ball, the International Festival of Arts and Music and liaise closely with the Careers service on employability and the NCL+ award. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities. Please see the Activities Officers page and social media to see what this year’s has been up to.

Education Officer

 

Education Officer

 

The Education Officer is the main representative for students on institutional and national educational matters. They assist staff to coordinate and train our network of course and school reps and organise the Academic Rep and Teaching Excellence Awards. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities and the key meetings that the Education Officer attends. Please see the Education Officers page and social media to see what this year’s has been up to.

Athletic Union (AU) Officer

 

Athletic Union (AU) Officer

 

This role deals with all things sport related and leads the development, training and support for Sports Clubs. This year they have been inputting ideas to the development of sports facilities at NCL and they organise the legendary AU Ball. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities. Please see the Athletic Union Officers page and social media to see what this year’s has been up to.

Editor of the Courier

 

Editor of The Courier

 

This one is slightly more self explanatory as they edit and are responsible for the content of the Courier. This officer is also responsible for supporting media across NUSU including NSR and NUTV and leads and trains a team of Editors and writers in the production of our award winning student newspaper. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities. Please see the Editor’s page and social media to see what this year’s has been up to.

Editor of the Courier

 

Postgraduate Officer (New for 2019/20)

 

Be the first Full Time NUSU Postgraduate Officer! We have introduced this role for 2019/20 to ensure that NUSU effectively represents PG students at Newcastle University. We are still working on the full job description, as we conduct research with our students and partners, but this role will focus on PG student issues and ensuring the University act on their concerns and difficulties as well as increasing PG engagement in events and activities at NUSU. The full job description gives you a list of responsibilities.