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Job opportunity – Student Network Assistant

Job title Student Network Assistant
Reports to Student Network Coordinator
Location STAR national office, London N7 with travel across the UK
Hours 35 hours per week
Salary £22,000 per annum

Purpose of role
To assist in engaging, inspiring and empowering thousands of university and college students across the UK to take action to welcome refugees to the UK with STAR

About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a fun and dynamic student charity working to build a society where refugees are welcomed and supported to thrive as equal members of the community. The Student Network Assistant will join our small and friendly team supporting a successful network of 50 student groups.

STAR is looking for an enthusiastic and energetic individual with great communication skills and experience of running a student society or similar. They will provide support to STAR group leaders based at universities and colleges across the country, helping them to organise engaging events, coordinate creative campaign actions and keeping them up-to-date with what’s happening across the network, as well as more broadly across the sector and in UK policy. The Student Network Assistant will also have a key role in organising national STAR events, including our annual conference and student training events.

This is the perfect role for someone hoping to launch their career in the charity sector in a varied and energetic role where you have the opportunity to gain a huge variety of experience, including campaigning, volunteer management, communications and events organising.

How to apply

  • Please download and read the job description and person specification (below)

  • The STAR application form and equality and diversity monitoring form can be downloaded below
  • Please fill out both the STAR application form and the equality and diversity monitoring form (below) and return them to [email][/email] or STAR, 356 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PA
  • The closing date for applications is 9am, Friday 12th July
  • Interviews will be held on the 18th or 19th July

Application documents