ISSU Student Council Coordinator

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland


OVERVIEW: The primary aim of the ISSU Student Council Coordinator is to facilitate the growing demand for student council visits and trainings from our member schools. The role will also support the development of forums for student voice at a regional and national level as well as supporting the policy and research functions of the organisation.

CONTRACT LENGTH: Reporting to the Board of Directors and to be employed on a twelve-month contract, and subject to completion of a 6-month probation period.

WORKING HOURS: 37.50 hours (on a flexi-time basis). Occasional out-of-office hours may be required.

SALARY: €28,123 pro rata p.a.


The main purpose of the role of the Student Council Coordinator is as follows:

Student Council Coordinator Person Specification:


The position is based at ISSU’s national office in Dublin. Hours are based on a 35.00 hour week and 21 days of holidays p.a. This post involves regular travel within the State with time off in lieu of working evenings/at weekends. A high level of integrity, accountability, confidentiality, responsibility and flexible, constructive engagement is required in carrying out these duties.

The ISSU Child Protection Policy and Garda Vetting Procedures for the safeguarding of young people apply. The Irish Second-Level Students’ Union is an equal opportunities employer.

Applications should be in the form of a letter of application and CV submitted online

Deadline: Friday, 24th May 2019.

Questions: [email protected]

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