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Head of Representation & Leadership Development

  • Full time
  • £27,900 – £30,780
  • Edinburgh with hybrid working
  • Closing 31st May 2023

  • Advertised from 11th May 2023
  • The appointment will normally be made on the first point of the salary scale. 35 hours per week worked Monday to Friday.**


**ENSA employees are currently on a 36.25 hour work week; however, this will be reduced to 35 hours from 1 July.

Edinburgh Napier Students’ Association (ENSA) exists to enable students to make the most of their university experience. We do this by representing, supporting and developing Edinburgh Napier students to be successful in their studies; to try out new things; to engage in, and contribute to, university life; to be healthy and happy; to bring about positive change; and to have fun.

As Head of Representation and Leadership Development you will empower students to shape their university experience through facilitating representation and democratic processes; support Elected Officers to ensure the student voice is heard; develop students to be effective leaders and contributors; and promote student opportunities.

• Location: You will normally be based at ENSA’s main office on the Merchiston Campus with travel between the Sighthill and Craiglockhart campuses. If business needs change, you may be asked to work regularly at one of the satellite offices. Some home working is permitted (up to two days a week or as business needs allow) with the permission of the line manager.

Please see the Job Description and Person Specification PDF below for more information.

Application notes

To apply, please send a completed Application Form to before the deadline stated below. We recommend saving a copy of the form to your device before you start filling it in. Before submitting the form, please save it using your first initial and last name so it can be easily identified.

Please note that you are welcome to include a CV; however, CVs will not be accepted without an application form.

Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Monday 31 May

Interview dates: Friday 9 June 2023 (to be held at Merchiston Campus, Edinburgh)

You must have the right to work in the UK on an unrestricted basis.