University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Uni Connect Programme Student Ambassador

Uni Connect Programme Student Ambassador Regional Engagement Location: St John's Campus

Post Type: Hourly Paid Hourly Rate: £11.44 per hour plus £1.60 holiday pay Contract Type: Fixed Term - Ends 31/07/2024 Advertised On: Friday 22 March 2024 Closing Date: Sunday 14 April 2024 Reference: RE2401

We are looking for a highly motivated University of Worcester student who has a desire to enhance their administration skills to support our friendly team with admin-based tasks as part of the Aimhigher project.

Working as part of the Aimhigher project means supporting young people to make informed decisions about their future, recording their engagement with the programme on our central database and evaluating the impact our work has had throughout the academic year. Your role will be to assist the existing team with completing office based, administrative tasks including, but not limited to, uploading registers to the Aimhigher database, collating and summarising post-event evaluations, upkeeping of daily administration and supporting the team with other tasks related to events, such as Taster Days.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to develop yourself both personally and professionally, enhancing transferrable skills that will look great on your CV for future employment. As a team consisting of recent graduates, we understand how important it is to make time for your studies, so the time you work with us will be flexible to accommodate this.

For any informal queries about this vacancy please contact Abbie Caddick (Uni Connect Programme Outreach Officer and Student Ambassador Manager) at [email protected].

Further details: Job Description Person Specification

Apply Online

We value diversity and wish to promote equality at all levels

Share

View All Vacancies

Job details

Title

Uni Connect Programme Student Ambassador

Employer

University of Worcester

Location

United Kingdom

Published

March 23, 2024

Application deadline

April 14, 2024

Job type

Administration/Managerment

Field

Business and Economics,Social Science

About the employer

The University of Worcester was established in 1948 as Worcester Emergency Teacher Training College. The institution was renamed as Worcester Teacher Training College and again as Worcester College of Higher Education in 1976. In the 1970s, the Council for National Academic Awards (CNAA) granted validation to the degrees conferred by the college. The college acquired Herefordshire and Worcestershire College of Nursing and Midwifery in 1995. In 1997, the degree-awarding powers of the institution were affirmed by the Privy Council and its name was changed to University College Worcester. The institution received the status of a university in 2005 and was given its current name. In 2010, the university was given the power of awarding research degrees by the HM Privy Council.

The university has four sprawling campuses scattered across Worcester in the UK. St John's Campus is the site of the university's establishment and houses several residence halls, teaching spaces and sports facilities. The campus is home to the University's National Pollen, Aerobiology Research Unit and Worcester Students' Union. It also includes various facilities like Drama Studio, a multigym, Digital Arts Centre, a sports hall and AstroTurf pitches. Situated at Worcester City Centre, the university's City Campus houses the McClelland Health and Wellbeing Centre, Worcester Business School, Jenny Lind building and the Hive library. Located along a riverbank, the university's Severn Campus features modern study facilities, performance analysis suites, dance studios and the University's Arena. The Lakeside Campus serves as an activity and outdoor learning centre.

Consisting of nine academic schools, the University of Worcester offers numerous full-time and part-time UG and PG programmes in various fields of education like arts, sciences, humanities, education, nursing, psychology, allied health, environment, sports business, law, maths and media. It houses over 10,800 students including lots of international students from various countries around the globe. The university maintains strategic partnerships with many prestigious local and international institutions such as Birmingham Metropolitan College in England, Coleg Gwent in Wales and Iron Mill College in Devon. Also, the university houses a committed placement team that strives to provide the students with excellent employment opportunities.

The university has several notable and successful alumni. Swaroop Sampat is a famous Indian actress who is known for her role in the TV serial called 'Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi'. Daryl Mitchell is a professional English cricket player. Jacqui Smith is the first female to ever serve as the United Kingdom's Home Secretary. Kyle Pryor is a popular English actor best known for playing the role of Nate Cooper in 'Home and Away'. Kayleigh Pearson is a well-known English model who won the second High Street Honey competition by FMH.

Similar jobs

Recent blogs