Student Trustees are elected by their peers to be members of the Students’ Union’s Trustee Board. Trustees are responsible for ensuring the Students’ Union has a clear vision, mission, values and strategic direction and that these are applied in our everyday work. They are responsible for the performance and behaviour of the Union, as well as developing policies and procedures. It makes key decisions in regards to the union's finances and other important aspects. It also ensures compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements.
Being a Student Trustee is a fantastic opportunity to broaden your understanding of charity governance, gain experience in strategic, financial and legal oversight and ensure that the voice of students is represented in the highest decision-making body of the Students’ Union. Being a Student Trustee also provides a huge opportunity to improve your confidence and gain a unique experience and invaluable skills that will really make your CV stand out.
Have a look at the role description for Student Trustees here (link to be added shortly).
Find out how to become a Student Trustee here.