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TU Dublin Class Rep

Education

TU Dublin Class Rep

TU Dublin

Dublin

At a Glance

  • Start Date:02/09/2021
  • End Date:30/06/2024
  • Closing date:30/06/2024
  • Post Updated:28/01/2022
  • Min Hours:1 hour
  • Role Type:Lobbying/Campaigns

Requirements:TU Dublin Students. Enthusiasm and an interest in improving the student experience!

Description

This opportunity is being posted to bring to your attention that TU Dublin courses are currently working class reps who must be elected by their fellow class mates.
By applying for this TU Dublin Class Rep opportunity through www.studentvolunteer.ie you are expressing an interest in finding out more or in order to log your hours and benefit from being part of the TU Dublin Class Rep and Student Volunteer communtiy and receiving your awards at the end of the year when you have logged your hours.
A member of the Academic Affairs & Welfare team in the Students' Union will be in touch with more information via email following your application here if you are not already a class rep.

The Class Rep is the elected representative of the students in their class.
As Class Rep are the spokesperson who represents students’ views to TU Dublin and with the Students' Union.
You are a problem-solver who raises issues and finds solutions to any day to day issues in partnership with the academic team on the programme.

Examples of what Reps deal with include queries about timetables, exams, and continuous assessment, feedback on module delivery, improvements to the VLE (Virtual Learning Environment), or any course-related matter that the class wants to raise. 

Class Reps are members of their Programme Committee which is a core part of the university's quality assurance framework.

Class Reps also attend  local Class Rep Meetings organised by the Students Union. This is where they network with other Reps, get updates on Union campaigns as well as raise issues for discussion e.g. how to improve the Library Services or fundraising for RAG week.

Training is provided to all Reps by the Students' Union in partnership with the university and we also offer training from NStEP - The National Student Engagement Programme studentengagement.ie/

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

Represent students’ views to TU Dublin and with the Students' Union

- Weekly communication with the class to see how things are going
- Liaising with the academic team if there's any issues or queries from the class
- Attending the Class Rep meetings (usually twice a semester) attending the Programme Committee Meeting (usually once a semester)

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
None, once the class has elected you as their representative

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Claire Flannery

Address: TU Dublin , TU Dublin City Campus, Aungier St, Dublin D02 HW71

Website: www.studentvolunteer.ie/TUDublin

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