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Mature Students Representative

The Mature Students Representative is pivotal in advocating for mature students within the university community. This role ensures that the unique experiences, challenges, and needs of mature students are recognized and addressed. The representative works closely with the student union, university and various support services to enhance the educational and social experience of mature students, fostering an inclusive and supportive environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advocacy and Support: Act as a liaison between mature students and the university, championing their interests and ensuring their concerns are addressed effectively.
  • Community Building: Create and maintain a strong, supportive community for mature students by organizing events, workshops, and social activities tailored to their needs and interests.
  • Awareness Campaigns: Lead initiatives to raise awareness about the contributions and challenges of mature students, promoting a culture of understanding and inclusion within the wider student body and staff.
  • Policy Development: Collaborate with university departments to develop and implement policies that support mature students, ensuring their perspectives are included in decision-making processes.
  • Resource Coordination: Work with campus services to enhance the support available to mature students, ensuring they have access to relevant resources, academic support, and accommodations.
  • Feedback Mechanism: Establish and maintain channels for mature students to provide feedback and report issues, ensuring their experiences inform ongoing improvements.
  • Career and Academic Support: Partner with career services and academic departments to provide tailored support for mature students, helping them navigate their academic journey and career planning effectively.

The Mature Students Representative plays a crucial role in enriching the university experience for mature students, ensuring they feel valued, supported, and integrated into the broader university community.

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