College Rep

Why be a College Rep?

As a College Rep you will have a unique opportunity to:

  1. Help improve the student experience of current and future students;
  2. Influence the development of Students’ Union policy on academic matters, maintaining strong relationships with the Students’ Union’s elected officers;
  3. Gain a good understanding of current higher education issues and play a lead role in Students’ Union education campaigns;
  4. Gain experience of taking a lead role in a large membership led organisation;
  5. Meet and build effective working relationships with a wide range of staff and students from across the College and the wider University;
  6. Gain access to specific leadership and people management training and voluntary accreditation schemes;
  7. Get involved with Students’ Union campaigns to improve the student experience;
  8. Gain vital professional development and key business skills including:

o   Leadership and Negotiating

o   Presentation and Training

o   Chairing committees

o   People management and Networking

o   Report writing.

 

 
College Rep Role and Responsabilities