Mature Student Ambassadors

Type: Casual / Flexible
Pay: The current hourly starting rate is £8.21 per hour (national living wage)
Applications Open: Currently.
Application Deadline: Midday Thursday 7th November 2019               

Undergraduate students in their final year of study and post graduate students are not eligible to apply. Any applications submitted by these students will not be considered.

Widening Participation (WP) Team Mature Student Ambassadors (MSAs) work closely with University staff at all levels assisting on events as well as supporting the work of other Departments and external providers on request.

Events take place throughout the academic year and there are on going opportunities to take part in events during the Easter and summer vacation periods. Events delivered by the team include open/visit days, taster sessions, master classes, goal setting workshops and other special projects.

This is a casual position and as such you will have no set working hours.  Work opportunities are offered to our pool of MSAs through a regular email and the team try to ensure that all ambassadors have an opportunity to engage in a variety of work during the year.

The events advertised will be specifically aimed at promoting higher education to people over the age of 21.

Events take place both on and off campus. Transport costs to and from events off campus are reimbursed or transport is provided.

Free compulsory training is provided, together with on going developmental support. Your work at events will be supported by members of staff from the WP Team.

For any questions please email

Please see the following document for more information:

Job Description and Person Specification

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