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Staff Positions

Intern Recruitment Opportunities For 2017/18


Please find below key dates, job descriptions and application forms.


Communications Intern

Working within our Marketing and Communications Team, you’ll help to support our internal and external communications activity, raising the profile of the Students’ Union, our Exec Team and our extensive commercial services.

Job Description
Application Form

Information Pack For Candidates


Manchester Academy Intern

Help one of the most recognisable names in Manchester entertainment continue to grow in the coming year. As part of the Manchester Academy Venues Team, you’ll help to manage and market Academy events, update social media, monitor ticket sales and support touring parties.

Job Description
Application Form

Information Pack For Candidates


Education Engagement Intern

Join the Student Voice Team in helping students maximise their academic experience at the University of Manchester. You’ll support our Student Rep community, delivering events and training and help develop our relationship with this community and the wider University.

Job Description

Application Form

Information Pack For Candidates


Manchester Media Group


Coming soon!


Volunteering & Fundraising

If you’re someone who cares about making a positive difference for local communities, volunteers and beneficiaries, this is the role for you.  We support a wide range of outstanding student volunteers and fundraisers at the University of Manchester Students’ Union.  You will join a thriving Student Activities team where you will play a key role in project co-ordination, fundraising and volunteer management.  This includes supporting Student Action Volunteering, Raise and Give (RAG) and student societies.

Job Description

Application Form

Information Pack For Candidates


RA Support Intern

Working with the Student Communities Manager, you’ll help to support students on Residents’ Association Committees with their activities, ensuring that issues such as integration, community building and health and safety are addressed. As well as enabling all students to feel welcomed and a part of the city.

Job Description
Application Form

Information Pack For Candidates


Internal Events Intern

In this varied role you’ll support the delivery of a range of Union flagship events, including Welcome Week, Celebrate Week, Exec Elections, Global Fest and Pangaea. You’ll also work closely with the Activities Team to support society events. At the end of this role you’ll be fully equipped with the skills needed to head large events and projects.

Job Description
Application Form

Information Pack For Candidates


Key Dates

Closing Date :                      Monday 24th April, 5pm

Assessment Centres :           Wednesday 3rd May

Interviews :                          Week beginning 8th May



External Trustee Board Member

University of Manchester Students’ Union has a vacancy on its Trustee Board for an External Trustee. As well as serving on the Trustee Board, the successful candidate will also serve as a member of our Audit and Risk Committee.

All applications should be via the links provided where more details, including key dates, the role description and person specification for the position, are available.


Trustees Unlimited


Student Staff Jobs


All applications should be submitted on the application form provided in word format.  Particular attention should be paid to the additional information section of the application form where you have the chance to demonstrate how your skills and experience show you meet the requirements in the person specification.  Once completed your application should be sent to

If you have any questions about applying for these roles or working at the Union you can contact one of the team on the e mail above.

Thank you for your interest in working at the Students’ Union.


Details of any vacancies will always be advertised on this page, via our Facebook and via our Twitter - as and when they arise.

Twitter: @ManchesterSU

Facebook: /ManchesterSU

LinkedIn: /company/university-of-manchester-students-union

Equal Opportunities.

Liberation and diversity are a huge part of the core union values; we are a welcoming workplace always ensuring that we create an inclusive and open culture. 

We welcome all applicants for all of our vacancies who possess the relevant skills & expertise, however, as black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) and disabled candidates are currently under-represented, we would particularly welcome applications from BAME and disabled applicants. 

Applications are assessed on the evidence provided by the candidate in their personal statement of their ability to meet the criteria of the role as detailed in the person specification. 

Appointments are made based on merit and performance throughout the entire recruitment process.  If you would like to talk to our team about working for the students’ Union, what vacancies are coming up or would like any support and guidance in the application process then please contact one of the recruitment team on and we can arrange a convenient time to meet or call.