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Bournemouth University students are part of one of the best Students’ Unions in the UK…SUBU. As winners of the 2016 NUS Education Award and sector leaders for ‘Student Voice’ in the 2017 National Student Survey, SUBU consistently delivers an outstanding experience for its students.


Policy Adviser


Application deadline: midday (12.00), Monday 20th January 2020

Interviews: 31st January and 3rd February 2020

Position: Full Time

Location: Student Centre, Talbot Campus

The Students’ Union at Bournemouth University are looking for a Policy Adviser to work in our Student Voice and Policy Department. This is an exciting opportunity which involves supporting SUBU and our elected officers to influence and develop policies and initiatives to improve the student experience at BU. Your knowledge of the higher education sector, your skills in identifying relevant insight from internal and external research, and your ability to support our elected officers in the key meetings they attend, will play a crucial part in the department’s work to support the advancement of the Union’s agenda and to ensure effective representation of the student experience.

Salary: £21,814 - £24,461

Full time, permanent

Normal working hours: 37 hours per week

Please download the application pack here


If you have any questions about the role, please contact Jane de Vekey, Head of Student Voice and Policy,



Equal Opportunities Notice

SUBU is striving to become more inclusive workplace and better represent the student community that we serve. We would therefore encourage applicants from the following communities to apply if they feel that they would want to be part of our change:

  • People of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds
  • People with Disabilities
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender + people
  • Gender Equality

Good luck to everyone in your job applications!