Be an International Student Ambassador

Student ambassador

We are looking to recruit new International Student Ambassadors to join our existing team. International Student Ambassadors assist at a variety of events; their role is to give a fair and accurate representation of the University from a student perspective. This insight is valued by prospective students, as well as their parents and other supporters.

The role is a flexible, paid, part-time position, where you will be an ambassador for the university and a role model for prospective students.

The hourly rate for ambassador work is £7.90 for under 25's and £8.40 for over 25's, including holiday pay.

Please note this vacancy is only for international students.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 18 October 2017

Ambassador activities

  • Tours of campus
  • Online events
  • Administrative duties
  • Profiles/blogging

Role requirements

  • Responsible, reliable and a good timekeeper.
  • Diplomatic, confident, friendly, approachable and enthusiastic.
  • Have the ability to take the initiative and be proactive about tasks.
  • Interact well and enjoy working with a wide range of people including students, teachers, parents and careers advisers.
  • Comfortable discussing all aspects of student life with members of the public clearly and confidently.

  • International student ambassador job description (PDF  , 58kb)

Compulsory training will be provided.

  • Applications are now closed.

Questions?

Contact the International Office on (01904) 323534 or email international@york.ac.uk.