Holly Ellis

Hello! I’m Holly and I’m running for Welfare Officer! As Chair of Welfare Committee, I’m passionate about students’ wellbeing and I’ve led campaigns and events working alongside the current Welfare Officer! I’m also:

Inclusions Officer for Ice Skating Society
Final year Psychology student
Global Campus Ambassador
Careers Service Ambassador
Sheffield Mentor
Student Caller Team Leader
Faculty/Academic Rep
Library Ambassador
Induction Assistant for ELTC

I’ve been:
Mental Health Officer on Welfare Committee
Orientation Ambassador
Intro Week Assistant
Graduation Alumni Stand Assistant
Good Neighbour Volunteer
Specialist Mentor Support Worker

…so I know what students want!

If elected, I’ll:

Set up a 24/7 talking service for mental health support…
…so students can speak to someone whenever they need it.

Support housing by…
…giving tips on everything students should do when house-hunting and setting up bills.
…making it clear where international students can get documents translated officially.
…running more housemate finder events with Welfare Committee.

Fight for inclusivity by…
…raising awareness on hate crimes, discrimination, homophobia and racism.
…working closely with the International Officer, LGBT Committee, Welfare Committee and all Inclusions Officers!

Fight for students to get…
…compensation for missed teaching from strike action!
…better access to the women’s minibus!

Improve food on campus by…
…getting Uni Central to serve for longer every day.
…reducing cost of food and drinks in uni cafes.
…increasing the range of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options in SU outlets.

Don’t be a wally, vote Holly!