Role Descriptions


There are six roles that are open for election, a summary of each of the roles are oulinted below, to access a detailed role description click on the title of each of the roles:- 

Sports Officer

  • Work to increase participation in sport by tackling barriers that students face
  • Campaign on key issues in University sport
  • Work with the University to help shape the direction of sport at Leicester

Activities Officer

  • Work closely with student groups to help them achieve their full potential
  • Be responsible for co-ordinating the environmental strategy of the Union
  • To oversee the development of student volunteering: community projects, fundraising etc.


  • Coordinate the strategic direction of the Union as leader of the Executive Team
  • Run campaigns on issues that affect students and oversee the deomcractic strucutres of the Union. 
  • Line manage the Chief Executive and act as the head trustee on our board

Education Officer

  • Promote the academic interest of students in University policy meetings
  • Work to develop the Academic Representation system
  • Be the main point of contact for Course Representatives

Wellbeing Officer

  • Represent our students in relation to their health and wellbeing
  • Conduct wellbeing campaigns and work actively in the student community
  • Contribute to University meetings that concern student wellbeing

New Equality and Liberation Officer

  • To be the primary Union representative and point of contact on all matters relating to equality, diversity and liberation
  • To coordinate and organise the running of events and campaigns in relation to equality and diversity including
  • To be responsible for widening participation activities of the Union