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Training, Help & Support

This section details how to effectively run your group, and what resources there are to support you.

Staff Support (main contacts):

As a Student Group you have staff at the Students’ Union who can help with your queries - remember you can always approach your staff support if you have need any help with running your events and activities such as reviewing contracts, raising money, and contacting the University.

As well as staff support, you also have elected part-time officers who are students who volunteer their time to represent the interests of your group. You can find their contact details by clicking the button below.

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Have a quick query you want answering? Come to one of our Drop-Ins!

At present we are not running any physical drop-ins. Please contact your staff support to arrange a meeting if there is something you’d like to talk about.

Student Group Bye-laws

As a Student Group affiliated to the Students’ Union, you are governed by the Students’ Union’s Articles and Association and Bye Laws.

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Strike Policy

If you break any of the Student Group Bye-laws or behave inappropriately in your capacity as a Student Group, you may be issued with a strike.

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Make a complaint

View our governance page where you can find information on our complaints procedure.

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If a decision has been made on your student group, such as being issued with a strike, or if you have had a funding application rejected, you have a right to appeal. To make an appeal, in the first instance contact your staff support for further guidance.

Visit this page for more information on:

  • Committee Training
  • Committee Roles & Role Descriptions
  • Solving issues within your committee
  • Welfare resources
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