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Sport Communications Assistant

£9.50 per hour (Grade G)
Part time - 12 hours per week, term time only
Fixed term until May 2018
Closing Date: 9am Wednesday 10 January 2018
Job ref: 02/18

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.

Six elected students are the leaders of our organisation, backed by volunteers and staff. A lot happens in our building, but it’s also a hub for activity across campus, throughout Leeds and beyond.

By providing opportunities for development, support when things go wrong and representation to create change on issues that matter, our aim is to make a real difference.

Find out more about Leeds University Union at or follow us on Twitter @LeedsUniUnion.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about providing excellent customer service to our students. As Sport Communications Assistant, you will provide communications and social media support to the LUU Sports Staff and Clubs, assisting in our commitment to ensuring students love their time at Leeds. You will sit as part of the Leeds Sports Team, a direct result of the University of Leeds and Leeds University Union’s sports strategy, which has the ambitious aim of providing the number one student experience in HE sport in the UK. Through this strategy we are committed to ensuring we provide opportunities for our students to fulfil their sporting potential. You will work with a diverse range of colleagues from LUU, the University and external partners in this role.

You will ideally have prior experience of utilising social media and marketing tools in a work setting to promote events.

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 Wednesday 10 January 2018

Interviews: Monday 22 January 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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