Casual Staff

JOIN OUR TEAM OF STUDENT STAFF - Build a Legend with us!

SHSU is a charity and we represent almost 35,000 Sheffield Hallam students.  In addition to a turnover of £3.6 million, we have over 70 student societies; offer a free advice service; free academic representation; a range of food/drink outlets and live entertainment.

To help us run our services we have numerous opportunities for casual work over the next academic year 2017/18. 

We are looking for motivated, passionate and dedicated individuals to join us as casual Student Staff for a fixed term from1 September 2017 to 30 June 2018.  You must therefore be registered on a degree programme at Sheffield Hallam University for the academic year 2017/18.

As student staff you will develop valuable transferable skills that employers look for as well as opportunities to develop through training opportunities.

We encourage applications from ethnic minorities, who are currently under-represented in the Students’ Union

Please click on the job role title to be taken to further details:

SOCIAL MEDIA ASSISTANT

MARKETING ASSISTANT (Commercial)

STUDENT DESIGN ASSISTANT

MARKET RESEARCH ASSISTANT

DIGITAL MEDIA ASSISTANT - PHOTOGRAPHER

STUDENTS' UNION BRAND AMBASSADOR

If you wish to submit an application for any of the above roles -  read through the job descriptions and person specifications  then complete all parts of the application pack Parts A, B and C) and send (as Word documents) to hubsrecruitment@shu.ac.uk  by the closing date which is specified for each role.

Application Pack:

Part A - Personal details

Part B - Application form

Part C - Equal Opportunities Employment Monitoring form

If you have any queries, please feel free to contact either Kathryn Brocklehurst on 0114 2254140 or Debbie Hydes on 0114 2254220.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA ASSISTANT - the Social Media Assistant role is a role that can be tailored to fit around your studies.  7 hours per week over days, and some evenings and occasional weekends

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sheffield Hallam student to play a key role in supporting the Students' Union Brand Development team in their social media communications.  You will be working closely with the Social Media Marketing Co-ordinator and Brand Development team as a whole.  You will support the Social Media Marketing Co-ordinator in developing exciting social media content to raise awareness of, and increase engagement with our services, activities and events amongst students.

You will support in the delivery of marketing communications via the Students' Union's social media channels.  This includes but is not limited to, attending events in a marketing capacity, interacting with students and producing compelling and engaging content including high quality graphics and videos.

You must be registered on a Marketing/Communications/Media or related course at Sheffield Hallam University, have knowledge of social media principles and a passion for communications, have the ability to work unsupervised and on your own initiative and be confident, enthusiastic and outgoing.

Job Description - Social Media Assistant

closing date for applications:  12 noon Friday 20th October 2017

Interviews will be held on either the 25th or 26th October 2017

 

MARKETING ASSISTANT - COMMERCIAL 

MARKETING ASSISTANT - COMMERCIAL - The Marketing Assistant ( Commercial) role is a role that can be tailored to fit around your studies.  In order to apply for this role you must be willing to commit to working days, evenings and at weekends.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sheffield Hallam student to play a key role in co-ordinating marketing activities and student communications for our Commercial Services (including social media, website, print and digital marketing/promotional materials, promotional activities). Working closely with both our Brand Development and Commercial Services teams, you will develop exciting content to raise awareness of, and increase engagement with, our Commercial products, services, activities and events amongst students.

You will support in the delivery of marketing communications, including via the Students' Union's social media channels.  This includes, but is not limited to, attending events in a marketing capacity, interacting with students and producing compelling and engaging content including high quality graphics and videos.

You must be registered on a Marketing/Communications/Media or related course at Sheffield Hallam University, have knowledge of marketing principles, including social media, and a passion for communications, have the ability to work unsupervised and on your own initiative and be confident, enthusiastic and outgoing.

Job Description - Marketing Assistant - Commercial

closing date for applications:  12 noon Friday 20th October 2017

Interviews will be held on either the 25th or 26th October 2017

 

STUDENT DESIGN ASSISTANT - the Student Design Assistant role offers flexible working hours up to a maximum of 14 hours per week depending on workload..

We are seeking a Student Design Assistant to join the Brand Development team.  This role is the perfect opportunity for a creative and motivated individual to contribute to the work produced by the design function at Sheffield Hallam Students' Union.

This role will enable you to add fresh ideas to new projects, develop existing design work and form part of a team that works closely with all other Students' Union teams and departments.  The role also provides an opportunity to develop existing design skills and provides experience in a professional marketing environment.

You must be registered on a Graphic Design or related course at Sheffield Hallam University.  You will need to have a basic understanding of the Students' Union and have a knowledge of design principles and a passion for design.  You will be a competent user of software such as Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop.  You will have excellent written, verbal presentation and communication skills and the ability to communicate with a wide range of people.  Also you will have the ability to work unsupervised and on your own initiative.

Job Description - Student Design Assistant

closing date for applications:  12 noon Friday 20th October 2017

Interviews will be held on either the 25th or 26th October 2017

 

MARKET RESEARCH ASSISTANT - the Market Research Assistant role is a role that can be tailored to fit around your studies.

We are seeking a Market Research Assistant to join the Brand Development team.  This new role is a great opportunity for a motivated individual to help complete the Market Research portfolio that will have a large impact on enhancing service delivery and ensuring best practice within the organisation.

This role will see you deliver Market Research projects to the wider student body, engaging with students through a variety of different methodologies.  The role will contribute to the work of the Brand Development team and support them in delivering high quality research projects that enhances service delivery.

Job Description - Market Research Assistant

closing date for applications:  12 noon Friday 20th October 2017

Interviews will be held on either the 25th or 26th October 2017

 

DIGITAL MEDIA ASSISTANT - PHOTOGRAPHER, - the role that can be tailored to fit around your studies.

We are seeking a Digital Media Assistant - Photographer to join the Brand Development team to work on a casual basis throughout the academic year to assist in photographing events.

Job Description - Digital Media Assistant Photographer

closing date for applications:  12 noon Friday 20th October 2017

Interviews will be held on either the 25th or 26th October 2017

 

STUDENTS' UNION BRAND AMBASSADOR - the Students' Union Ambassador role offers a flexible option for students to make some extra cash whilst at University.  It is also very attractive because students are given the oportunity to develop transferable skills that employers look for as well as the opportunity to develop through training opportunities.  It is a very varied role that is ideal for anyone that is passionate about the Students' Union.

We are looking for confident, friendly and passionate individuals to assist in various promotional and profile raising activities to support the Brand Development function of Sheffield Hallam Students' Union.  In order to apply for this role you must be willing to commit to at least 1 shift per week during busy periods.

You must be knowledgeable about Sheffield Hallam Students' Union, have the ability to communicate confidently with a wide range of people, be able to work unsupervised and use your own initiative.  You must have excellent written, verbal, presentation and communication skills.

You should have a desire to be involved in a Students' Union activity and have a knowledge of a variety of social media channels.

Job Description - Students' Union Brand Ambassador

closing date for applications:  12 noon Friday 20th October 2017

An Assessment Day and Interviews will be held on the 27th October 2017