Student Ambassador

Inspire young people whilst representing and promoting your University.

Our outstanding and committed team of Ambassadors support a wide range of recruitment and aspiration- raising activities and events at the University. The level of involvement in events and activities is at the discretion of the individual Student Ambassador and could include, but not exclusively:

  • delivering presentations in local schools/colleges
  • working at the University Visit Days and Post Application Open Days
  • leading campus and accommodation tours
  • developing resources for outreach activities, including subject-specific material
  • representing the University at a range of off-campus higher education recruitment events
  • taking part in on-campus events for local school/college students
  • developing recruitment-related publicity and marketing information.

Recruitment opens in early September with a closing date in October.


  • Paid position - £6.94 per hour.
  • Insight into working with young people, teachers and other students.
  • Make contacts within the University and the region.
  • Flexible working around your studies.
'My confidence has increased beyond belief; I feel confident enough to speak in front of large groups, something I never thought I would ever feel comfortable with. Thanks to the Student Ambassador Scheme I now feel prepared to take on any challenge employment might throw my way.' Read the full profile...

Skills you could develop as a student ambassador

You could develop many skills but particularly:

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This opportunity is offered by the Marketing and Student Recruitment Directorate.