The partners of the National Student Engagement Programme (NStEP) are seeking applications for the position of Development Coordinator on a fixed-term contract to 31st December 2021.
The National Student Engagement Programme (NStEP) was launched in 2016 to develop a national vision for enhancing and embedding student engagement within higher education. NStEP is a joint initiative of the Union of Students of Ireland (USI), the Higher Education Authority (HEA), and Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI). NStEP develops and supports student engagement in Irish Higher Education Institutions. Student engagement is underpinned by the principle of “student as partner”.


The Development Coordinator will work to support and expand the NStEP Student Training Programme, to identify and develop resources for students and staff to ensure the successful implementation of the programme strategy, work to enhance communications, and to support the Programme Manager in day-to-day operations.
Please see the full job specification and information on applying here. NStEP Development Coordinator Job Specification

More information about NStEP is available at

Applications must be submitted by 5pm on Wednesday 15th January 2020.More information is available in the PDF below.


Please submit your CV with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the post to the NStEP Programme Manager, Oisín Hassan, either via email ( or via post to:

Oisín Hassan, National Student Engagement Programme, Union of Students in Ireland, 14 Mount Street Upper, Dublin, D02 EY24.