The current job listings for the Students' Association are below. Please click on the links for more information. 

Full-time Posts:

Finance Manager

Job Purpose

The post holder will be responsible to the CEO and Finance and Resources Committee, for the preparation of all financial management information required by the Association. Ensuring the charity is able to carry out its daily operations, forecast its financial position and deliver on its statutory responsibilities.

Will improve and maintain the integrity of statutory compliance in line with the development of financial procedures.

With the support of the CEO, ensure finance processes and systems are continually improved to maintain the efficiency and effectiveness of the Association; while supporting the Association in actively delivering on its commercial targets.

Salary: SCP 34, £30186, working 35 hours per week.

Full Job Description ¦ Application Form

Membership and Engagement Manager

Job Purpose

This role may be suitable for someone new to management.

The post holder will promote and enhance the democratic, representational and other membership activities of the Students’ Association, embedding a culture of democracy and representation throughout SAUWS.

This will involve developing and coordinating our membership services/staff across the areas of democracy, delivery of activities, support services and the promotion of volunteering.

Conduct research and enquiry into Higher Education, learning, teaching and improve meaningful student engagement.

Salary: SCP 26, £23,544 working 35 hours per week.

Full Job Description ¦ Application Form


To apply to any of the positions please send a completed application form and a copy of your CV to Aileen McColl

SAUWS contact: Aileen McColl -

Closing date:  5pm Monday 15th May

Interview dates are likely to be: Week beginning 22th May


Part-time Posts:

We are not currently recruiting for any part-time posts, but will be will be advertising for bar, kitchen and shop staff across Ayr, Hamilton and Paisley in the coming weeks  


Volunteer Posts:

We are not currently seeking any volunteers. If you would lie to be notified when volunteer positions become available, then please email Karl at

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The Students' Union
Ayr Campus
University Avenue

+44 (0)1292 886362


The Students' Union
Almada Street

+44 (0)1698 894464

Scottish Charity number: SC005410


The Students' Union
Storie Street

+44 (0)1418494157