Reading University Students' Union is led by five Full-time Officers.
They are elected to make sure each and every student gets the most
they can out of their time at Reading and loves their student
As a Full-time Officer you will lead RUSU and provide support,
representation, facilities and opportunities for all students. It’s
also a paid role, with a salary of circa £20,000.
The roles typically start in June each year. You can start once you
have completed your studies or, where applicable, you can take a
sabbatical year during your programme. If you are a one-year
postgraduate student, we can also look at ways to ensure you can
complete your dissertation alongside starting this role.
What's involved in being a Full-time officer?
The five Full-time Officers represent students on a range of issues.
From welfare to education, democracy and diversity to all types of
student activities, the Full-time Officer team support and empower
students at Reading.
They sit on the RUSU Trustee Board and are members of a range of
University Committees, ensuring that students’ voices are heard at the
So, whichever role you decide to go for, you’ll gain a diverse range
of experiences. From leading campaigns and influencing change to
managing budgets and governing RUSU, the Full-time Officers run the
Union to ensure it works for all students.