Did You Know?

Won bid against 100 other student unions across England for NUS Green Fund and more than 24 companies have already signed up in the first year.

What this opportunity offers you
  • Receive training from staff with the possibility of becoming a student trainer
  • Work in a group and in partnership with businesses to implement agreed solutions
  • Lead change, gain confidence and make impact!
  • Knowledge of sustainability principles and business management tools
  • Understanding how to be sustainable
  • Rolling out to local companies
The skills you will gain that will impress employers:
  • Career management skills
  • Commercial awareness skills
  • Communication skills
  • Creativity skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Enterprise skills
  • Intellectual and subject knowledge skills
  • IT and digital literacies
  • Leadership skills
  • Numeracy skills
  • Persuading/negotiating/influencing skills
  • Problem solving and analytical skills
  • Project management skills
  • Research skills
  • Self-management and personal effectiveness skills
  • Social responsibility and global awareness skills
  • Team working skills

Find out more about what these skills mean.

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Its absolutely fantastic because its a free way for businesses to get audits and become more sustainabl; and get recognition of that. Which will increase their credibility, but also students will get experience consulting – Beth White

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