Student Trustee

Closed 25/10/2021

Voluntary Position (reasonable expenses paid)
Part time - between 5 and 8 meetings per year
Closing Date: 9am Monday 25 October 2021
Job ref: 77/21

Leeds University Union is a charity that helps over 39,000 students love their time at Leeds. With a building located at the heart of campus and a wide range of online platforms and resources, the Union is a space to meet people, make new friends and get involved.

Find out more about Leeds University Union at or follow us on Twitter @LeedsUniUnion.

Would you like to be involved in decision making at the highest level in LUU? We have an exciting opportunity for a Student Trustee to join our Board of Trustees. We welcome applications from all courses, levels and modes of study, but we are particularly interested in representation from postgraduate and mature students.

You’ll be part of the governance group responsible for overseeing and guiding our future growth, and helping us achieve our vision of making sure that every student loves their time at Leeds. In the next year, the Board will shape development of a brand new Strategic Plan for LUU, directing the work of the organisation from 2022-2026.

If you are a confident, motivated individual with the ability to think strategically and creatively, we want to hear from you! To find out more just download our information pack (below) which includes a person specification, and some Trusteeship FAQs. To apply, please click 'Apply for Position' below.

Student Trustee Information Pack

The deadline for applications is Monday 25 October 2021, and interviews will take place on Friday 12 November. For any initial questions or for support with your application please contact the Leadership & Governance Support Team on

The LUU Board recognises that it is not currently representative of the diverse student population at Leeds. We therefore welcome applications from Black and Ethnic Minority Groups and the LGBTQ+ community.

Key Information:

Closing date: 9am Monday 25 October 2021

Interview date: Friday 12 November 2021