Trustee Board


a. Has ultimate responsibility for setting the strategic direction of the Students’ Association, ensuring it is solvent, well-run, meets its mission, vision and values and delivers its charitable purposes.

b. Must ensure that the Students’ Association complies with its Constitution, the Education Act 1994, University Code of Practice and relevant charity law.

c. Must maintain and regularly review the Students’ Association internal controls, performance reporting, policies and procedures

d. Must act prudently to protect the assets and property of the Students’ Association, and ensure that they are only used to deliver the purposes of the charity

e. Must regularly review the risks to which the Students’ Association is subject, and take action to mitigate risks identified

f. Must uphold and apply the principles of equality and diversity, and that the Students’ Association is fair and open to all sections of the membership in all its activities


The Trustee Board consists for the four elected Full Time Officers, four appointed Student Trustees and four appointed External Trustees. The Chair is the Student President and the Vice Chair is an External Trustee.

Trustee Role Description
Trustee Code of Conduct
Chair Remit
Vice Chair Remit
Roles and Responsibilities Matrix
Conflicts of Interests Policy

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The minutes of previous meetings of the Trustee Board.

Being a Trustee

Every year we recruit Student Trustees.



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