The Best Student Life. Bristol SU

Why Bristol SU?

Thank you for showing interest in working at Bristol SU.

Bristol SU is here to help create the best student life, develop new skills, meet new people and have a lot of fun in the process.  We do this through supporting student clubs and societies, effective representation, fun and exciting events and employment opportunities, as well as much, much more! 

You can read all about Bristol SU’s vision, mission and values here.

Bristol SU is a fun, vibrant and exciting place to work, providing lots of opportunities and a chance to really have an impact upon the student experience.  

We look forward to hearing from you!

Ben Pilling
Chief Executive

Benefits for staff:

Salaried staff at Bristol SU get 25 days annual leave, plus 8 university closure days, plus 7 bank holidays – that’s 40 days!

We’re open to requests for flexible hours & part-time working.

Bristol SU operates a contributory pension scheme where we will match your contributions up to 6% of your earnings.

We provide a competitive maternity/adoption package and offer additional parental leave.

We're proud of our Workplace Wellbeing Accreditation and take mental and physical health seriously.

We have cycle to work and childcare schemes and arrange monthly activities for staff!

Bristol SU offer employees the opportunity to access a variety of online & face-to-face training and champions both formal and self-directed learning.

As honorary staff members at the University, you will have access to a range of discounts as well a discounted gym membership.


What does our team think?

"Bristol SU is an exciting and dynamic organisation to work for, the best part of my job is supporting our students to do great things and seeing them develop their skills and confidence." - Amy Walsh Student Engagement Projects Coordinator

"I love working for Bristol SU because it is a fun, dynamic, and interesting place with a great staff team and a fantastic Management Team who support and care for the staff. No day is ever the same and there are great learning and development opportunities available" - Suzanne Doyle Executive Manager

"Every day is different and you meet different types of people, the team here is great to work with and the atmosphere is great." - Reema Tamanna Merchandise Assistant