Autumn Elections 2021


We're bringing Democracy to the masses at Sheffield Hallam Students' Union! This year, we have more roles up for election than ever before, meaning any student can get involved in their SU, regardless of your experience, skills, or the level of commitment you're ready for.

Below you can find a quick summary of the types of roles available, including the nature of the role, the skills you'll gain, and the time commitment expected. So whether you want to spend all your free time helping students, or if you just want to help for a few hours per semester, there's a role for you! 

Once you're ready, click on the role you're interested in to be taken to the Nominations page. Remember, you're welcome to withdraw at any point.

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Student Leadership Roles

NUS Delegate, Students' Union Trustee

Shape the strategy of a student-led organisation, and ensure it's working in the interests of students.
Gain experience in developing strategy, oversight, and engaging with different groups of stakeholders.

Trustee: attend regular evening meetings (around 5-6 per year).

NUS Delegate: Attend NUS National Conference Mon 28 - Weds 30 March 2022.

Open Space Rep: Attend Union Council 3-6 times per year.

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Part-Time Reps

LGBT+ Students' Rep, Trans Students' Rep, Parents' and Carers' Rep, Postgraduate Research Rep

Represent the interests of a demographic of students that you belong to, helping to ensure that the SU and the University are working for them.
Campaigning, policy making, teamwork

Attend 1-2 Union meetings per month, work with your committee on projects, events and campaigns.

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Committee Positions

Women's Committee, LGBT+ Students' Committee.......

Work alongside the Rep to help to shape policies, campaigns, and build communities.
Campaigns, Events, Project Management

Attend Committee meetings from a couple of times per year, and take on additional responsibilities like Events or Campaigns .

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