Student Ambassador Network

Student Ambassador Network

Becoming a Student Ambassador is an exciting and rewarding way to develop employability skills and gain relevant work experience while meeting other students from different backgrounds. The current round of recruitment (for Academic Year 2022/23) has now closed. 

Who is it for?

We believe it is important for our prospective, new and current students have access to fellow students who are already experiencing life as a student of the University of Aberdeen.  Sharing personal experiences can provide potential students and new students with invaluable information.   

We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated, and friendly students (UG, PGT or PGR) from all backgrounds who are passionate about the University of Aberdeen. You should be a strong team player, experienced in a customer-facing roles and an excellent communicator.  Candidates must possess the ability to work independently as well as part of a wider team. 

What is involved?

Working with schools and directorates across the University this role provides a broad range of opportunities includes: 

  • Supporting recruitment activity such as Open Days  

  • Assist with telephone campaigns for potential or new students 

  • Hosting engaging campus tours 

  • Providing administrative support 

  • Creating Blogs and Vlogs 

  • Supporting Marketing activity 

  • Support for events 

  • Use of social media or virtual platforms to engage with potential students including webinars 

What is the time commitment?

The Student Ambassador Network offers flexibly, enabling you to select hours which fit around studies. The amount of work available will vary from month to month therefore we cannot guarantee a set number of hours each month.  

What’s in it for you?

The hourly rate is £9.76. In addition you will benefit from: 

  • A programme of training (compulsory and optional)  

  • Opportunity to develop employability skills and enhance your CV 

  • Get to meet and work with a broad range of fellow students