Job Opportunities

Vacancies within the Students' Union


Activities Development Coordinator

Starting Salary: £24,436 per annum including pension, and discounted membership to Aberdeen Sports Village.

Contract: Permanent 

Hours: Full-time

Based: Aberdeen

Closing Date: 18th February 2024, 4pm


One of our core purposes as a Students’ Union is to support the development of our wide range of student activities. With over 300 sports clubs and societies, every day is different working for the SU working to ensure that the activities are sustainable, inclusive, and diverse. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join the team at the Students’ Union as an Activities Development Coordinator to support the development of our Student Activities. If you’re passionate about sports and supporting a positive student experience outside of the classroom, this role could be for you.

You can find a full recruitment pack, job description, and application form below. If you’re interested or would like more information then please get in touch at and we will be delighted to have a chat with you.

To apply for this position, please send a completed application form and Diversity Monitoring form (available below) to

Application Pack
Job Description
Application Form
Diversity Monitoring Form


Elected Student Officers Team (5 Posts)

Contract: 1 Year Fixed Term (could be extended if re-elected)

Hours: Full-time

Salary: Circa £22k

Based: Aberdeen

Eligibility: All current students at the University of Aberdeen

Closing Date: 23rd February 2024

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We’re looking for five Student Officers to join the Students’ Union team. If you want to make students’ lives better, have an interest in student representation and want to influence decisions made at the University, this could be a great opportunity for you. More information about the roles and responsibilities can be found here.

You’ll gain experience working as part of a busy Students’ Union team supporting a wide variety of projects, campaigns, and events. You’ll get a chance to learn new skills, improve your employability, enhance your CV and network on local and national level.

Nominations are open until 23rd February, which will be followed by a campaigning period when you will be campaigning for students’ votes. Elected Student Officers will be announced on Friday 15th March and successful candidates will start on 1st July.

If you have any questions, you can get in touch via


External Part-time, Casual, and Vacation Job Opportunities


Part-time, casual, and vacation work from the University's CareerConnect service. 

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