The Postgraduate Students’ Union (PSU) at the University of Limerick is the dedicated Union for the postgraduate community. With over 3,000 postgraduate students the PSU represents and defends the interests of postgraduate students of the University of Limerick on departmental, faculty, university and other committees.

TITLE OF POST:  Secretary-General

LOCATION: University of Limerick Postgraduate Students’ Union

REPORT TO: TheULPSU President and accountable to all ULPSU officers, Executive & Council

CONTRACT TYPE: Permanent Part-Time (19 hours a week)

SALARY SCALE:  €13,620 – €15,217 p.a.

Secretary General                          

Job description, duties, and responsibilities:

This is a permanent part-time position within the University of Limerick Postgraduate Students’ Union. The Secretary-General is the principal administrator of the University of Limerick Postgraduate Students’ Union (ULPSU). The ULPSU is a system of student government, which seeks to promote and protect the interests, values and economic well-being of over 3,000 postgraduate students at the University of Limerick.

The Secretary-General will provide support and direction to elected student officers in organising events, sorting out student problems and representing postgraduate students during their terms of office along with managing the affairs and growth the ULPSU in the long- term.

Job Description

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Desirable Criteria

How to Apply

Please send your Application Letter and CV to by 12 noon on August 7, 2020,

subject line ULPSU Secretary General

If you have any questions about the role, please email