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Student Trustee Vacancy

Student Trustee Position (voluntary position, expenses paid)
recruitment for 2021/22 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, training event and some social activities.

Please note that only GCU students who are intending to study in the next academic year 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 and were the first Students’ Association to have received the NUS Scotland University Students’ Association of the Year 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 (or copy of your LinkedIn profile) 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 Monday 12th April 2021 at 12noon.

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

David Carse

Chief Executive

Susan Docherty

Student President and Chair of Trustee Board

Normally we would invite interested candidates to visit the Students’ Association Building but unfortunately due to the coronavirus outbreak our Building is currently closed. 



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

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