Leeds University Union

Leeds University Union is an ambitious organisation, with a highly regarded reputation within the student union movement.

We exist to ensure our 38,000 student members love their time at Leeds and we strive to achieve this ambition through offering a wide range of services through our 600 staff members and 1000 volunteers.

No two days at LUU are ever the same in our newly refurbished building, and our students bring vibrancy to our organisation. With over 300 student societies, we strive to offer a wide array of activities for students to get involved in and get the most out of their university experience. 

10 Oct, 2019
£8.45 hourly
£8.45 per hour  Part time - 8 hours per week, term time only  4 x positions available Closing Date: 9am Friday 25 October 2019 Job ref: 38/19 Leeds University Union is a charity that helps over 38,000 students love their time at Leeds. Located at the heart of campus, the Union is a space to meet people, make new friends and get involved. Six elected students are the leaders of our organisation, backed by volunteers and staff. A lot happens in our building, but it’s also a hub for activity across campus, throughout Leeds and beyond. By providing opportunities for development, support when things go wrong and representation to create change on issues that matter, our aim is to make a real difference. Find out more about Leeds University Union at  www.luu.org.uk  or follow us on Twitter  @LeedsUniUnion . We have a multitude of venues at LUU, including 3 nightclubs, two theatres, several conferencing rooms and dance studios, as well as use of the Refectory; our flagship 2100 capacity venue. Our award winning Venues host some of the best gigs and club nights in Leeds and our Freshers’ & Summer Balls are the biggest in the UK. We are entering an exciting period of change following the extensive redevelopment of our new spaces, including the Pyramid Theatre, a new 200 capacity in-the-round multi-purpose arts space. We need highly talented, skilled and motivated individuals to help us provide the best possible experience to all our customers and clients. We are interested particularly in people with experience in other venues. Your role will be to get the best out of our venues by providing technical support (light and sound) in the set-up, use and operation of the technical equipment. Please note that your application should state how you meet the criteria listed within the person specification. To apply, please visit our website using the link provided. Please note that we do not accept CVs. If you haven't heard from us within four weeks of the closing date then, unfortunately, you haven't been successful on this occasion. Closing date: 9am Friday 25 October 2019 Interviews & Assessment Centre: Tuesday 5 and Thursday 7 November 2019 LUU is committed to equality and valuing diversity within its employees. We particularly welcome applications from female candidates and ethnic minority candidates who are currently underrepresented in this area at LUU.
Leeds University Union Leeds University Union, Lifton Place, Leeds, UK Part time & Casual
07 Oct, 2019
£8.25 hourly
£8.25 per hour  Part time - 8 hours per week, term time only Job ref: 107/19 Please note that we are currently fully staffed in this area but please do apply to register your interest and we will contact you as soon as roles become available.   Leeds University Union is a charity that helps over 38,000 students love their time at Leeds. Located at the heart of campus, the Union is a space to meet people, make new friends and get involved. Find out more about Leeds University Union at   www.luu.org.uk   or follow us on Twitter   @LeedsUniUnion . The role of Nightbus Driver is an exciting opportunity to be part of one of the largest and highest rated Students’ Union in the country, and to work as a key part of the support team to the many departments who work within the building. The main duties of the nightbus are to take home students and Union staff from LUU late at night ensuring their safety and wellbeing. We also provide a delivery service for food donations to homeless shelters. You will be required to run the bus to a timetable ensuring safe transportation of members and staff of LUU at all times. You will be taking fares from passengers and cashing up at the end of the shift, following all current LUU finance procedures.  You will also be making vehicle checks; ensuring faults and damage are reported to the duty manager immediately. Full training is provided of what to spot and how to fill out vehicle checks. Working hours can vary, depending on what events are happening in the Union. Many nights are late night finishes, especially on Friday and Saturday nights, and you will be required to work until the early hours of the morning. All applicants must have a FULL UK driving licence, a minimum of 2 years driving experience, and no penalty points. Successful candidates will be subject to DBS checks. It would be great if you already have a MIDAS certificate, but its not essential since we are able to provide training for those successful candidates that don't already have one. To apply, please visit our website using the link provided. Please note that we don't accept CVs. LUU is committed to equality and valuing diversity within its employees therefore we welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Leeds University Union Leeds University Union, Lifton Place, Leeds, UK Part time & Casual