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Hate Crime Support Student Ambassadors x 5

5 positions available
£8.19 per hour (Grade D)
Part time - 8 hours per week, term time only
Closing Date: 9am Thursday 25 January 2018
Job ref: 103/17

Leeds University Union is a charity that helps over 34,000 students love their time at Leeds. Located at the heart of campus, the Union is a space to meet people, make new friends and get involved.

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The role of Hate Crime Support Student Ambassador is a great opportunity to help us make a difference to the lives of our students. This jointly funded project with the University of Leeds will enable the successful applicants to put in motion a series of activities and support that will be embedded into University policy and practice as well as creating a sustainable legacy. You will be supporting the delivery of a campus wide ‘challenge’ ‘report’ and ‘support’ culture that ensures all students have a safe environment in which to study and live.

The responsibilities of the role will include:

  • To create an increase in the awareness of hate crime and incidents and the current reporting systems in place.
  • To support and encourage students to report incidents and access support.
  • To network and build relationships with relevant groups and organisations.
  • Work with partners and relevant people within LUU and the University on campaigns and the development of an online reporting system.

The successful candidates will get to work with a broad range of students and stakeholders, and will be based within our Help & Support Team. They will be working closely with student groups and societies and will have a good understanding of the impact of Hate incidents on student wellbeing. If you feel that you could contribute to our team and feel excited by the challenge, please do apply. 

To apply, please download the application pack and forms A and B below. Please ensure that you save the forms using your name as the title before completion. Once completed, please return both forms to

Please note that your application should state how you meet the criteria listed within the person specification.

Application Pack

Personal Data Form A

Application Form B

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Closing date: 9am Thursday 25 January 2018

Interviews: Monday 5 February 2018

LUU is committed to equality and valuing diversity within its employees therefore we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Alternative formats of the application pack and forms are available on request by contacting

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