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Student Trustee Vacancy

Student Trustee Position (voluntary position, expenses paid)
recruitment for 2019/20 trustees

We are seeking four Student Trustees to sit on our Trustee Board who have strategic thinking, independent judgement, an ability to think creatively and a willingness to speak your mind. Ideally, the new Student Trustees will have had a leadership role within the Students' Association, university or the local community and have a good understanding of the issues affecting students and the different types of students (undergraduate, postgraduate, full time, part time, international, mature, articulation etc).

A full induction and training programme will be provided. You would be expected to attend four meetings a year, an annual residential training event and some social activities.

Please note that only GCU students who are studying in 2019/20 can apply to be a Student Trustee.

Trustee Role Description

GCU Students’ Association exists to represent and enable GCU students to enhance all aspects of their student experience. We are an award winning Students’ Association. We were the first Students’ Association to have received the NUS Scotland University Students’ Association of the Year Award in 2011 and have achieved the Quality Students' Unions Award.

Student Trustee Information Pack (pdf)

Please click here for more information about the Trustee Board.








How do I apply?

Please send a copy of your CV and a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the Trustee Person Specification and your relevant knowledge, background or experience that would benefit the Trustee Board to Please put ‘Student Trustee’ in the subject field. Deadline for submission of applications is Friday 26th April 2019 at 12noon.

For more information or an informal discussion about becoming a Trustee please contact:

David Carse

Chief Executive

Rachel Simpson

Student President and Chair of Trustee Board

Interested candidates are welcome to visit the Students’ Association Building and should get in touch to arrange a visit.



GCU Students' Association, 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, G4 0BA.

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