Quick facts
  • What we do:
    A Students Union
  • Year established:
  • Website:
  • UK locations:
    North East
  • Contact
    • Northumbria Students Union, 2 Sandyford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8SB

About Northumbria Students Union

What is it like to work for Northumbria Students Union

Northumbria Student Union has introduced the people strategy which is a focus on HR and the wellbeing of employees. The leader of the organisation encourages all staff to be involved in decision making processes, always encouraging an open voice, which makes the union a truly distinct place to work.
My Team
My Team
The organisation recently won Student Union of the Year and Northumbria Student Union rewarded their staff with a celebration party. This celebration party highlights the hard work that has been put in by their officers, staff and volunteers alike over many years and how exceptional their Student Union really is. This celebration party recognised Northumbria Student Union's ability to deliver for their members and renewed excitement about how they will excel in the future.
My Company
My Company
We will issue this survey to bench mark oursleves against like for like organisations, looking at the things we do well and areas of improvement.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here


  • Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

Company Statistics

  • Staff:


  • UK sites:


  • Earning £35,000+:


  • Average Age:


  • Staff Turnover:


  • Male : Female:

    50% / 50%


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