NSU places great emphasis on developing and retaining employees within the organisation. Through excellent management and development opportunities we consistently achieve excellent results in our staff satisfaction surveys in all levels of staffing. We are a leader in our industry and have achieved the Investors in People Silver Award, the Two Ticks disability accreditation as well as being number 25 in the Times 100 Best Not-for-Profits.

Current Vacancies : 

Student staff positions 

Positions available to apply for: 

  • Bar Staff
  • Publicity and Promotions Assistants
  • Technical Services Assistants 
  • Welcome Desk Assistants 

Deadline for all applications is 12noon on Friday 16th February. Applications received after this date will not be accepted. The Recruitment Day is held on Saturday, 10th March and will run from 9:30 – 5:00pm. You are expected to be able to attend all day.  Please be aware that there is no alternative day for interviews so please ensure you can attend this day before you apply.


Student bar supervisors 

Deadline for all applications is 12noon 4th February. Interviews will be held the following week (date TBC). Please note, you will need to be available to start from end February 2018. 


sabbatical officer positions

Positions: President, Vice President Education, Vice President Welfare, Vice President Postgraduate and Vice President Activities

£18,000 a year. 

Find out more here. 



Information for future applicants:

1. Staff really enjoy working for us: Click HERE to download a summary of our latest staff survey results

2. We expect the best from our managers: Click HERE to download our 'Management Standards'