LSU Recruitment

Welcome to Loughborough Students' Union's recruitment pages. Below you will find jobs currently available.

Please note that unless otherwise specified the jobs we advertise on this page are not for current students. If you are a student looking for part-time work please see the student jobs page. 

If you would like to apply then please download and fill in the application form and the Diversity Monitoring Form, and return by email to hr@lsu.co.uk or print and post to:

HR
Loughborough Students' Union
Ashby Road
Loughborough
Leics LE11 3TT. 

If you are posting your form please ensure you apply the correct postage. We will not pay any excess and will not receive your application.

Our documents are available in other formats on request. Please call on 01509 635027 and leave your name and address on the answerphone.

LSU does not hold an employer's sponsor license.

Current Vacancies

CARETAKER

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with good communication skills to undertake the role of caretaker filling a vital role in the up keeping of the Students' Union Premises and a first class building to its stakeholders.  The job is varied and an interest in DIY and maintenance are essential.

Working Hours

37 hours per week with 30 minutes unpaid lunch break.

University Term Time: Monday to Friday 8.30am till 4.30pm

Out of Term: Alternate weeks of week 1: 8.30am till 4.30pm and week 2: 10.00am to 6.00 pm.

Salary

LSU Scale 2 Point 6, £17,079 per annum equating to £8.88 per hour.

Benefits include a contributory pension scheme, enhanced Public and Bank holidays, staff discounts, access to University facilities and membership of HealthShield.

Please email louisatodd@lsu.co.uk with your completed application form (see bottom of page) by 5pm on Tuesday 6th November 2018 . If you have any questions, feel free to email the Chris Spencer, Director of Facilities on ChrisSpencer@lsu.co.uk.

Job Description 

Person Spec

Student Voice Consultant (London Campus)

We are seeking a friendly, highly motivated, adaptable individual with a passion for advice and student representation, an understanding of the potential needs of postgraduate and international students and excellent organisational skills.

Student Voice supports student representatives to ensure all Loughborough University students have their voice heard and the best experience possible. This post will play a vital role in the planning and delivery of our representation systems within the 1,000 strong Postgraduate community at Loughborough University’s London Campus. 

We also provide a confidential, non-judgemental advice service to students in conflict with the University which is also a key part of this role. We are looking for an approachable, self-motivated advisor to be a point of contact for London students and undertake casework from the London and Loughborough Campus.

Pay - LSU Scale 7/23 c£26 495 per annum (inclusive of London weighting).
This a 24-month fixed term contract post with possibility of continuation.

Benefits include contributory pension scheme, enhanced statutory holidays, staff discounts and access to University facilities.
Hours

Full-time 35 hours per week, full year. Working times to be agreed with the Head of Student Voice. We would welcome applicants who are looking to work flexible, condensed or pro rata hours. We are open to requests to work some hours remotely. Applicants would need to be able to work occasional evenings and weekends and be willing to travel up to the Loughborough campus on an approximately monthly basis.

Please email louisatodd@lsu.co.uk with your completed application form (see bottom of page) by 10am Monday 22nd October 2018. If you have any questions, feel free to email the Head of Student Voice at nicolaconway@lsu.co.uk. Interviews will be held on 31st October/1st November 2018.

Person Specification

Job Description

You can find out more here about our department here https://www.lsu.co.uk/onyourside/voice/

Chef - Part time, 6 month contract

Enthusiastic, experienced and qualified Chef required to join our busy kitchen for an initial fixed term contract of 6 months. 20 hours per week, flexible but mainly Saturdays and Sundays in our John Cooper's Bar.

Salary LSU Scale 3 Point 7, currently £16,983 pro rata.

Closing date for applications is 5pm 10 October 2018. Interviews week commencing 15 October 2018, to include a practical cooking test.

Job Description <--click to open PDF

Nursery Catering Assistant

We are seeking a self-motivated team player with high attention to detail to assist with providing meals to the children in our 103-place Nursery. Experience of meal preparation and dietary needs would be an advantage.

25 hours per week, 5 hours per day Monday to Friday, full year. £8.75 per hour.

Closing date for applications is 5pm 31 October 2018. Please send your completed application form (see below) to hr@lsu.co.uk.

Job description <-click to open PDF

Term Time Cleaner

To carry out cleaning duties as required by the Facilities Manager such as corridors, foyers, toilets, offices, external areas, public spaces and Nightclub areas etc.

We have 1 position available on a 2-week alternating rota system, university term time only:

Week 1: Tuesday- Saturday 5am till 10am. Week 2: Monday- Friday 5am till 10am.

Total 32 weeks per annum. £8.45 per hour

Benefits include a contributory pension scheme, enhanced Public and Bank holidays, staff discounts, access to University facilities and membership of HealthShield.

To apply please send your completed application form to hr@lsu.co.uk or post to the address on the form.

Job Description <--click to open PDF

Litter Picker / Furniture Mover

University term time only, Thursday and Saturday 6am until 8am, £8.45 per hour.

Job Description <-click to open PDF

Nursery Cleaner

Full year, Monday to Friday 5.45am until 7.45am. £8.45 per hour.

Job Description <-click to open PDF

 

Lay member for Board of Trustees

 

For more information about this voluntary role, please click here.

 

Standard Forms

 Application Form PDF Version
 Application Form Word Version

NURSERY ONLY application form: Word / PDF

 Equality & Diversity Statement

Diversity Monitoring Form (Word)

 LSU Info Sheet