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Casual Information & Communications Assistants

£8.40 per hour (£7.50 per hour + £0.90p in lieu of holiday)

(10-16 hours per week term time)


An opportunity has arisen at the award-winning Sheffield Students’ Union within the Information & Communications department who are looking for enthusiastic, pro-active, friendly people to join their team by September 2017.


You will provide an excellent front-line service (Welcome Desk, Activities & Sports Zone Desk, and Box Office), which involves providing general assistance and support to students, staff and visitors including selling tickets, booking spaces, maintaining the areas with up to date & relevant information and processing financial claims. There may also be scope for additional work opportunities within other areas of the Membership Engagement department.

In return, the transferable skills we will help you to develop include:

- Service Excellence

- Conflict management

- Teamwork

- Cultural awareness

- Problem solving

- Wellbeing support


Hours of work

You are required to work a MINIMUM of two shifts per week during term-time.

A rota is in operation and issued on a weekly basis.  This includes working early, late during the week and at weekends on a regular basis so flexibility in the shifts you are allocated is expected. Additional shifts may be available during the vacation period too.


So, if you are passionate about delivering a service excellence experience, are a team player, and have great communication skills, we want to hear from you!


Closing date:        Wednesday 26th April 2017 at 12noon

Interviews:          Saturday 6th May 2017 (Group Assessment Centre)

Start date:           Successful candidates MUST be available for Induction training on Saturday 13th May 2017, and to commence work by week commencing 4th September 2017


Further information on the role can be found HERE

To apply please click HERE


Sheffield Students' Union, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TG
Registered Charity Number: 1147855