School Representative (739)

School Representative

We are looking for Birkbeck Students who are passionate about improving the academic experiences of Students’ at Birkbeck! 

Salary range
22,435 rising to 25,741 per annum pro rata
Contract type
Fixed term
Part time
Business Unit (dept)
Student Union
Closing Date
Ref No

This is an internal opportunity for students who are currently studying at Birkbeck, University of London.

We have a fantastic opportunity for you to become more involved in your school, to help build a community at Birkbeck, and elevate the student voice - all while building your transferable skills and getting paid!

School Reps are an essential link between students, Birkbeck College and the Students’ Union, working together to make a positive impact on your studies. They represent students, helping to build a community within their school by putting on events, provide opportunities for networking and are a vital part of providing feedback to the College to improve the Academic experience here at Birkbeck. By becoming a Student rep, you will be involved in School committees and development, representing your peers in an official capacity and working collaboratively to push for the developments that students want. You will be invited to take part in exciting projects and get involved with Students’ Union activities, including creating Academic Societies to provide even more opportunities for students to get to know each other and enhance their experience.
If you’re an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about your studies, keen to develop skills and interested in making change - all while earning a wage - then this is the opportunity for you!

This is a part-time role to fit alongside your studies and a fantastic way to boost your CV.

In order to be successful in this role, we want you to:

  • Be a current student at Birkbeck
  • Be passionate about making change
  • Have great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be enthusiastic about building community at Birkbeck


Grade 3 of the College's London Pay Scale which is £22,435 rising to £25,741per annum (pro rata).

The salary quoted will be pro-rata for this part time post and is on the College's London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the London area.


If you would like to know more about the role please click on apply below or contact Cayleigh, Student Voice Coordinator, via

If you have technical issues or difficulties using the recruitment portal please contact, providing your name and the job reference number of the position.

While we are happy to respond to all informal enquiries, only formal applications through the online system will be considered.

Birkbeck offers a competitive salary and pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and some of the most generous benefits in the HE sector, all while being located right in the heart of Central London.

We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. The College is committed to improving the gender and cultural diversity of its workforce, holding an Athena SWAN award, membership of WISE, operating Disability Confident & Mindful Employer schemes.