Birkbeck Students' Union is a democratic, student-centred charity at the heart of Birkbeck life.
We're here to make studying at Birkbeck the best it can be.
We do this in a range of ways, such as:
We're led by a new generation of student leaders and officers every year, chosen by the entire student body. Any Birkbeck student can put themselves forward.
Will it be you?
We're led by students just like you - working alongside their studies to improve the experiences and opportunities of fellow students.
Our roles are designed for Birkbeck students.
They're part-time and paid, with flexible hours and the ability to fit around your studies and home life.
All of our officers are supported by our staff team, and we'll provide you office space, equipment, and all the coffee you need.
Here's what you need to know:
We know that people come to Birkbeck to achieve their ambitions through education and experience. Here at Birkbeck Students' Union, we're the same.
Our paid Leaders and Officers can sharpen their personal & professional skills in a number of ways. Working with us will give you real-life experience of:
Students elected to paid roles automatically become members of our Trustee Board* as well, giving them a rare insight into the strategy and operations of a complex charity.
Nominations are open now, and all the information you need is available below.
If you have any questions about the elections, please don't hesitate to contact our Deputy Returning Officer, Cayleigh, on email@example.com.
Please note that the Spring Elections 2020 timetable is subject to changes that may be necessary as a result of the ongoing UCU strike action on campus.
* The Trans Officer role is new for 2020/21, and the roleholder's place on the Board of Trustees is subject to the necessary changes to our governing documents being approved.