Become a Rep

If you are living in CLV residences, Riverside, Bramall Court or IQ, you can apply to become a Denizen rep for your residence.

As a Denizen rep, you will:

  • provide general wellbeing support and assistance for students living in your block when needed
  • signpost students to the relevant support services within the Students' Union and the University
  • form part of a Residents' Committee, to represent the views of the students in your residence to CLV, the University and the Students' Union*
  • organise your own events within your accommodation
  • help to create a unique identity in your residence block
  • attend monthly meetings with the Mentoring Coordinator
  • some Denizen reps are also responsible for leading areas of the scheme- social media, sport and the Residents' Committee

* Only applies to Denizen reps in CLV acommodation.

Area Leads

There are now three areas which you can apply to lead the Denizen reps in. These are:

Social media: This area lead is responsible for promoting the Denizen scheme and the Denizen reps on social media and to be the main contact for students contacting Denizen reps over social media.

Residents’ Committee: This Denizen rep is responsible for advertising the Resident’s Committee and what it does to CLV residents, and to collate all the issues put forward by residents.

Sport: The Sports lead Denizen rep is responsible for promoting and helping organise Campus Leagues teams in accommodations. They will also sit on the Campus Leagues committee.

What do you get out of it?

As well as helping other students, volunteering as a Denizen rep is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience and skills, such as:

  • communication and interpersonal skills 
  • teamwork
  • problem solving
  • planning and organising
  • self-management

Volunteering will help to enhance your employability when you leave Salford. Denizen reps will also receive comprehensive training including Wellbeing training delivered by University of Salford counsellors, as well as information about all the support services available for students, in order to direct students to the appropriate service when required. 

To apply to become a Denizen rep, please fill in the form below. If you would like more information email