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    • Hull University Union , Cottingham Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom, HU6 7RX
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About Hull University Union

Hull University Union are a students union that promote the interests and welfare of students at the University of Hull during their course of study. They provide students with social, cultural, sporting and recreational activities and forums for discussions and debate.

The union has a primary purpose 'To enhance the lives of every person studying at the University of Hull. By bringing you together, offering you opportunities to develop, representing & empowering you to make change'.

In total, Hull University Union have a set of seven core principles to which all employees' that work alongside them are asked to follow, in order to reach their purpose. Their core principles are: Student Led, Equality, Innovative, Learning, Team Spirit, Be Outstanding, and finally, Openness.

Hull University Union are part of the 'Mindful Employer Charter'. This provides each member of staff with a 24/7 365 days a year telephone helpline service. The helpline provides support to staff on any issue that life may throw at them. In addition, the service also provides support to managers to help them deal with problems/challenges such as conflict, work-related stress, or even team/behavioural issues.

What is it like to work for Hull University Union

The Senior Management Team listen to what staff have to say on changes to be made and actively encourage them to find and implement solutions if they can.  
Hull University Union provide health checks when they have health & wellbeing events, mental health training, flexibility of working hours and various staff benefits to help support the wellbeing of staff.

Fair Deal
Fair Deal
The Union have a number of ways in which they reward employees for their efforts from free tickets to live acts/events in their venues to subsidised staff food offers and staff discounts and an annual staff day.

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  • Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

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  • Gym

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    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to all staff

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    33% / 67%

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