Lead your Community Lead your Community

Full Time

Full-time officers lead the Guild and Athletic Union, they are your Officers and the Pro Vice Presidents for postgraduate students.

Part Time

Part-time officers are unpaid executive officers who lead on specific strands of work for Guild Council and Trustee Board.

Academic Roles

Academic Representation is student leaders and representatives working to improve the education experience for all students.

Guild Council

Guild Council are the student government of the Guild and create and shape policy and procedures for democratic decision-making

Why be a leader?

There are employability skills and additional benefits to being a student leader - find out more


You’re not alone on your journey through the application process or elections - we can help with

- Guidance on your campaign.
- Training, funding and support.
- Talk to us »


For elected posts, find out everything you need to know to become and succeed as a candidate.


Nominating yourself for an election takes three simple steps:

  1. Pick your Role »
  2. Get informed »
  3. Nominate yourself now »

For appointed posts in Equality and Academic Representation, get informed and apply now.


Applying for an appointed post takes three simple steps:

  1. Pick your Role »
  2. Get informed »
  3. Apply Online now »


Election One

Vacant places for Shadow Councillor, Business School PGT roles, Societies Officers and the National Union of Students' delegate places.

Nominations must be submitted electronically from 9am Monday 16 September until 4pm Thursday 26 September.

Election Two

Vacant places for Healthcare and Medicine PGT Subject Chair and both PGCE Subject Chairs.

Nominations must be submitted electronically from 9am Monday 23 September until 4pm Thursday 3 October.

Election Three

Vacant places for Clinical Psychology Subject Chair and PGT Education Subject Chair.

Nominations must be submitted electronically from 9am Monday 30 September until 4pm Thursday 10 October.


We may have different goals, opinions and objectives, but there's one thing we can all agree on: University experience is life-changing.

Being part of your student community in a full-time or part-time role will add to your unique experience. You'll have the opportunity to make a real difference, gain a great sense of achievement and be equipped with leadership and communication skills that you can take away to your future path.

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