Further Student staff vacancies

Read this information carefully:

Dear Applicant,

Re: Vacancies for Student Staff @ Winchester Student Union

Posts available: Front of House Steward

Post suitable for: Current/prosepctive students of the University of Winchester only; Winchester Student Union is currently seeking enthusiastic, approachable and hardworking students, to join the team responsible for venue safety and security. 

Role: “To form part of the Winchester Student Union Venue Team and work alongside bar, security and Venue Managers to deliver excellent customer service and to ensure the efficient running of Student Union Events. You will be responsible for, but not limited to, greeting customers to the Student Union on entry to an event, ensuring customer safety, deal with spillages and /or hazardous material, glass collection, liaising with all members of the Venue Team, setting up and setting down events, and helping to create a friendly, welcoming and enjoyable environment for customers and staff. This role requires staff members to work predominately during the evening, as well as the occasional day shift, and therefore will involve late nights, working in a busy, fast paced environment.”

Many thanks for expressing an interest in working for Winchester Student Union. The attached information sheets are intended to inform you of the terms and conditions, the person specification, staffing structure and job descriptionIf successful you will receive a staff handbook which contains your full terms and conditions along with other relevant information.

Please read all information very carefully.  Any further queries should  be directed to by email to SU_admin@winchester.ac.uk.



Application forms are completed online and can be found here. Please complete your application form as thoroughly as possible ensuring that you take the attached job description into account. All applications are anonymous to those who are involved in the short-listing process, so make sure that you provide as much information as possible and do not assume that those short-listing will automatically know about you, your previous experience or any previous work for the SU. Please do not send CV’s with your application. Please note that you will not be short listed if you leave the ‘additional information’ section blank or without sufficient detail of your suitability for the post.    


The deadline for completed applications is 2pm, Friday 29th March 2019.

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Applications are automatically submitted on completion of the online application form. Applications may be considered and shortlisted as and when they are submitted.


Selection will be based upon a brief interview with the line manager of the department you are applying for, alongside at least one other panel member. If you have been selected for interview we will contact you directly by the telephone number supplied. Interviews will be conducted by Telephone or in person if convenient for you to attend our offices. It is therefore essential that you include a contact telephone number on your personal details form. If you are not contacted within 2 working days of the application deadline, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for the post.


Most positions are available immediately. 


On behalf of Winchester Student Union I wish all applicants the very best of luck.

Andrew Hodgson

General Manager, on behalf of the Staff & Officers of Winchester Student Union

Winchester Student Union, Sparkford Road, Winchester, Hampshire. SO22 4NR.