£17,937 - £22,306


Leeds University Union is a charity that helps over 32,000 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.

Full job description

We are looking for someone who is passionate about supporting students that want to help facilitate sporting activities led by our student committees. As LUU’s Sports Coordinator (BUCS), you will coordinate, plan and promote the successful running of our BUCS programme as part of our commitment to ensuring students love their time at Leeds. You will sit as part of the new Leeds Sport team, a direct result of the University of Leeds and Leeds University Union’s new all encompassing sports strategy, which has the ambitious aim of becoming the leading provider for student experience in HE sport in the UK. Through this strategy we are committed to ensuring we provide opportunities for our students to fulfil their sporting potential. You will work with a diverse range of colleagues from LUU, the University and external partners to achieve this.

You will ideally have experience and knowledge of working in Higher Education and/or Further Education sport and be familiar with its governing body, British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), but this is not essential.

If you have a genuine interest in student sport, and are passionate about running successful sports fixture programmes, apply before 9am on Thursday 29th September.

If you have a genuine interest in this role, and are passionate about helping students effectively lead their clubs and societies then please click below to go to the LUU website and download an application pack.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Closing date:           9am Thursday 29th September 2016

Interviews:               Friday 7th October 2016