Nominations are now open for our seven Volunteer Officers and to become one of our five elected delegates for the National Conference of the National Union of Students’ (NUS) in Glasgow in March 2018.
Your Sabbatical Officers lead our work on your academic interests in specific schools but our remit also includes much more... Nominations are now open for you to become a voluntary leader in one of seven areas of focus for the Union.
These vital roles will involve leading monthly meetings for your area and being responsible for the budget too! Full training will of course be provided - this is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills in leadership, financial management and communication.
Societies and Sports Officer: You will be responsible for dealing with monthly funding requests from our groups and representing the views of students from sports clubs and activity groups.
Community and Wellbeing Officer: You will lead the our work on projects in the local community and the wellbeing of students. You will represent the views of students who commute into University.
International Students Officer: You will be responsible for representing the views of international students whilst organising events that improve the integration of international students and campaigns on issues which may affect international students.
LGBTQ+ Students Officer: You will represent LGBTQ+ students on campus and lead our work on issues that affect them.
Women Students Officer: You will represent Women students and lead on campaigns that promote gender equality
BME Students Officer: You will lead our work on and represent students who define as BME (Black Minority Ethnic).
Students with Disabilities Officer: You will represent students who have a disability and lead on our work in this area including developing a network for disabled students.
As one of our esteemed NUS Delegates you will attend a 3 day conference in Glasgow from 27th to 29th of March 2017. You will represent Salford students on the national stage and discuss issues which affect students nationally! You will also get to meet with delegates from other student’s unions and elect the NUS President and Vice-Presidents. All travel and reasonable expenses will be covered by us!
Find out more information and put yourself forward as a candidate atwww.salfordstudents.com/elections