Work For Us

Staff members at Freshers Fair

We're a small charity with big heart. Here for students at the Uni of Herts.


We employ a dynamic, committed and vibrant team of staff, enabling us to help students love life at Herts. We're hugely proud of our staff team and support them through their employment. We have an excellent range of staff benefits alongside salary.   


Application help

Incomplete applications will automatically be rejected. It is important you do not rush to complete your application form. Please list all skills and experiences. Please read our guide before completing your application form. The guide shows a poor application and how it can be enhanced. There is also some signposting from where you can get some further guidance and tips.




Permanent Staff Vacancies


Academic Societies Coordinator

In this role, you will be responsible for supporting and coordinating activities related to academic societies within the Students' Union. Your primary objective will be to enhance the academic experience of our diverse student community by facilitating the development and growth of academic societies via our brand new auto-enrol project, liaising with different departments to enhance marketing and event collaboration to enhance School community and ensure student leaders feel empowered to lead the society via training and consistent support.

If you would like more information, please email Lizzie Kiely Student Opportunities Manager

To apply, please complete our online application form.

The closing date for applications is 14th October 2023. We will interview on a rolling basis.


Placement/Graduate Opportunities


There are no Placement/Graduate opportunities at present, please check regularly for updates


Trustee Opportunities


There are no Trustee opportunities at present, please check regularly for updates


Student Staff Vacancies


There are no Permanent opportunities at present. Please check regularly for updates


Can't find anything here? If you're a student at Herts, you can take a look at the jobs listed on Handshake, a service provided by the University's Careers and Employment service



Please note that Hertfordshire Students’ Union is required to meet UKVI visa regulations. Applicants who do not currently have the right to work in the UK will have to satisfy UKVI regulations before they can be appointed. Please be aware that we are unable to sponsor you for a visa.


About Herts SU

Organisational Chart

You can view our latest Organisational Chart for permanent staff here. This shows the different roles within each team, but does not reflect levels of responsibility. You can also read more about our Trustee Board here

Our Vision and Values


We help students love life at Herts

Our departments work together so we can continue to put students at the heart of every service we run on behalf of students at the Uni of Herts



Helpful, Empowering, Representative, Transparent and Student-Focused

We're here to support students as they transform their lives at university. We support students in their academic interests and wellbeing, we empower students to advocate for themselves and others and we develop and enhance communities amongst our richly diverse student population        


Service Excellence

We go above and beyond for our students and each other

We’re committed to providing excellent service across the board and we support each other to prioritise this every day



Work Perks for Permanent Staff

For permanent staff, Hertfordshire Students' Union offers an excellent range of employee benefits which you can view in full here. Highlights include generous annual leave, a flexible working policy, gym discount and a wellbeing hour

We know there’s more to life than work, that’s why when you join Hertfordshire Students' Union as a permanent staff member you will get your pick of our amazing company perks all accessible via an app. This includes restaurant discounts, great price cinema tickets and lots more. Find out more about the employee rewards available via Perkbox here

Work Perks for Student Staff

We offer part-time employment opportunities for students to work on campus for up to 20 hours per week. Benefits include:

  •  Training and development
  •  Working as part of a team
  •  Flexible hours to fit alongside your studies
  •  Opportunity to improve your employability
  •  The chance to get more involved with your Union
  •  Experience is not always necessary



For further information please contact: