HISA (Highlands and Islands Students’ Association)
HISA (Highlands and Islands Students’ Association)

Charity registered in Scotland SC046142

The Highlands and Islands Students' Association (HISA) represents around 40,000 students across the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI).

Current vacancies

Local Coordinator – Perth

  • Full time
  • £21,840
  • Hybrid: UHI Perth, Crieff Road
  • Closing 17th July 2024

Purpose of the role

The Students’ Association for the Highlands and Islands is a membership-led organisation and its primary purpose is to be the recognised representative of students to the University of the Highlands and Island s (UHI). To do this effectively, it is crucial that the student voice of our members is strong and heard by the institutions.

The main purpose of this role is to facilitate and enhance student engagement though communication with students, elected Officers, staff and external stakeholders to further the improvement of the student experience. As the face of the Students’ Association at the local partner, the postholder is required to be primarily based on campus to undertake these duties.

The role will work closely with their Development Manager, the line manager of the position, to assess the student needs within that partnership and work on ways to deliver this. They will be a point of contact for Association activities at the local Academic Partner, which is supported by the Development Managers and the Regional teams.


- 27 days of annual leave (pro rata)

- Bank Holidays & Christmas Closure days off

- Enhanced Occupational Sick Pay

- Flexible & hybrid working patterns

- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

- CPD & training support opportunities

- paid travel & accommodation for events and in-person meetings