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Student Bar Supervisors x 3

(Internal UPSU Bar Staff recruitment only)


About this vacancy

  • Student Jobs at UPSU are a priceless opportunity to be welcomed into a friendly student environment – UPSU promotes a strong teamwork ethic, built on friendship, hard work and communication
  • Learn some incredibly adaptable skills for future development of your CV
  • Many student staff have the potential to progress through the promotion structure
  • UPSU Student Staff often obtain salaried employment at UPSU once they finish their studies, through the opportunity to learn so many skills in student roles


Post Details

  • Plymouth University students only
  • £7.80 + holiday pay = £8.74
  • Or, if over 25, £8.31 + holiday pay = £9.31
  • Shift requirements: To suit the needs of the business. To include days, nights and weekends. Maximum of 40 hours over 2 weeks
  • Must be a current member of bar staff and not be in their final year of study.
  • Must be available to work Summer Ball - June 2020
  • Casual contract for one year
  • Work closely with other students, building close friendships
  • Promotion opportunities and invaluable experience



Full requirements are in the Job Description. We are seeking applications from candidates who:

  1. Have current experience working as a UPSU Bar Staff member, studying at Plymouth University
  2. Demonstration of going above and beyond in current role
  3. Demonstrate good team leadership,  
  4. Assertive and self-confident
  5. Must be able to work a range of shifts depending on the needs of the business



To apply, complete the Application form and email to


Recruitment Timeline

  • Job live: Monday 11 November 2019
  • Closing date: Monday 18 November 2019
  • Shorlisted candidates will be required to complete a trial shift in addition to a standard 30 minute interview on one date between 22 November and 7 December.
  • Interview date 9 December 2019 (this date cannot be changed - please be prepared to be available on this day)
  • Start date: 6 January 2020


Equality of Opportunity

UPSU is proudly an accredited Investor in People and is committed to Equality and Diversity. We welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of any characteristic.