Tag: People and Culture

15 Hour Walk for Student Hubs

Bristol Hub Manager Sorcha and Network Operations Manager Sophie are taking on a mega challenge to raise money for Student Hubs. Read the blog to find out more!

Sorcha Young and Sophie Payne

Community, People and Culture


Reflections on Working at a Women-led Organisation

To celebrate Women’s History Month, Catherine and Liz take a look at what it means to work in a women-led organisation.

Catherine Taplin-Thorpe and Liz Alcock

People and Culture


Launching our Paid Blogs from Student Writers

We share a new part of our inclusion strategy, which asks students to share their ideas for pieces to be published on our national blog. All confirmed writers will be paid £40 for their submission, and all UK students and our Hub alumni are welcome to complete our proposal form.


12 Books to Read this Winter

Looking for your next great read? We’ve got you covered, check out the team’s book recommendations just in time for the winter break!

Simran Dhanjal

Education, People and Culture


Our Journey Becoming a Disability Confident Employer

With Disability History Month in full swing, accessibility and inclusion is on everyone’s mind. At Student Hubs we realise that a commitment to disabled people’s rights extends beyond the month commencing the 18th of November and instead should exist within an organisation as a consistent priority. 


November News!

Here are some of Student Hubs good news headlines from the month to put a smile on your face.


New Trustees at Student Hubs

Over the past month, Student Hubs has welcomed four new wonderful Trustees to join our board. Today, we invite you to get to know Dr. Ant Bagshaw, Sophie Ford, Emily McIntyre and Alice Wilby.


Top Tips for Employers to Making Your Recruitment More Inclusive and Fair

We have a history of strong recruitment, it’s important for us as an organisation to be at the forefront of practice in this area. Here we share more about our recent changes to our recruitment processes and recommendations we would make to other changemaker organisations.


Six Top Tips to Ace your Application

Student Hubs’ CEO, Simran Dhanjal, shares our top tips from a summer of recruitment


What does ‘Pride’ mean to staff at Student Hubs?

‘I am proud to work somewhere which has over 50% LGBT+ staff, and I feel proud of the younger generation who are challenging stereotypes, boldly asserting who they are, and leading the way for us.’