Our Staff

The Staff team at York St John Students’ Union are here to support the Sabbatical Officers and other elected representatives in delivering the Strategic Plan of the Students’ Union and continually enhancing the student experience at York St John University. Whatever your enquiry might be, the likelihood is that there is a member of the Students’ Union staff team that will be able to help, and if not then we’ll know where you can find the help you need. All the Students’ Union staff live and work to the Students’ Union values. The staff team are all times INCLUSIVE and ensure what they are doing does not offend or isolate anyone; they are always REPRESENTATIVE of the best interests of the members of the Students’ Union and are ENGAGING with the members to make sure we are in touch with them to ensure we can be SUPPORTIVE throughout their journey at University; finally, the staff team are always having FUN because that means you’ll be enjoying working for the Students’ Union!

Student Voice

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Paul Murtough

Student Voice Coordinator

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Louise Aiken

Student Voice Manager

Student Opportunities

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Alice Bolton

Student Opportunities Graduate Intern

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Matthew Walton

Student Opportunities Manager

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Karl Swales

Student Opportunities Coordinator

Operations & Business Development

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David Tait

Operations & Business Development Manager

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Harriet Stainton

Marketing & Events Coordinator

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Aidan Laycock

Digital Development Coordinator

Finance & Resources

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Linda Temperton

Finance Administrator

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David Green

Finance & Resources Manager


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Chris Bateman


Supporting York St John students to grow, succeed, and have a great time whilst at University


Our Contacts

York St. John Students' Union,
Lord Mayor's Walk,
York, YO31 7EX

01904 629 816