Could you be a Living Support Assistant?

  • Are you a confident, out-going ‘people person’ who is easy to get to know?
  • Do you want to develop your leadership qualities
  • Are you able to work as part of a team, as well as working on your own initiative?
  • Are you able to confront other people’s poor behaviour in a constructive manner?
  • Do you think you can be a good role model for people new to Glasgow and the University?

Develop skills for your future career

  • Teamwork
  • Communication skills
  • Problem solving
  • Organisation

And receive Certificated First Aid and Mental Health Awareness training.

Other benefits

  • Living Support Assistants receive a 60% rebate of a standard room in UofG accommodation.
  • Senior Living Support Assistants receive a 100% rebate of a standard room in UofG accommodation.

Duty Rota Shifts

Living Support Assistant shifts can vary from 1 night in 3 to 1 night in 7. 

Apply for a Living Support role


About living support

Fully trained Wardens and Living Support Assistants are available to help with any issues that arise outwith office hours (e.g. health, safety, student emotional support and discipline, as well as any other issues that may arise during your stay with us).

Wardens and Living Support Assistants are typically postgraduates or later year undergraduate students who live in the residences and provide advice and support outwith normal office hours.


Accommodation Services Policies and Procedures

Complaint Procedure

Information on how to make a complaint, who to make a complaint to and how complaints are handled by Accommodation Services.

Complaints

Confiscation of Items

Policy on the confiscation of items from student bedrooms (pdf)

Customer Care Statement

Accommodation Services statement on what we do to provide a high and consistent level of service with a strong focus on customer care.

Customer Care Statement

Equality and Accessibility

The University's policy on equality and accessibility in relation to the provision of accommodation.

Equality and Accessibility

Fire Procedure

Details of the University's procedures to be followed in managing false fire activations and fire occurrences within the residences.

Fire Procedure (pdf)

Appendix 1 - Student Sanctions for Fire Safety Breaches (pdf)

Good neighbour and noise policies

How the University deals with noise issues and guidance on how to be a good neighbour in residence.

Good neighbour policy (PDF)

Noise Policy (pdf)

Overnight Guest Procedure and Guidelines

Information on the procedure and guidelines to be followed when accommodating overnight guests.

Overnight Guest Procedure (pdf)

Overnight Guest Guidelines

Student Recharge Procedure

Provides information on how the University recovers costs associated to loss, damage or vandalism caused to
property, fixtures, fittings, furniture and equipment by residents or their visitors of any accommodation managed by the University.

GU Student Recharge Procedure


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