Careers Ambassadors


Would you like to become a Careers Ambassador to support the work of the Careers Service? 


This is a volunteering opportunity open to students from second year and above. 


Careers Ambassadors support a range of activities to promote the Careers Service including: 

  • Assist at employer talks, careers events and pop-up promotions (remotely and if possible, on campus). 
  • Increase student awareness of the Careers Service by talking with peers about events and activities. 
  • Provide feedback to the team on students' career related concerns.
  • Attend regular planning and review meetings in Semester 1 and 2. 
  • Share insights with other Careers Ambassadors.   
  • Inform students about the Careers Service social media accounts and promote activities. 

The benefits of becoming a Careers Ambassador:

  • Gain volunteer work experience during your studies that will make your CV stand out. 
  • Develop skills sought by employers, such as communication, teamwork, public speaking, independent working, networking and flexibility. 
  • Connect with employers through promotion and participation in careers events.  
  • Take part in dedicated professional development sessions for Careers Ambassadors. 
  • Achieve a certificate of completion. 
  • Get a free Careers Ambassador hoodie and welcome package. 

Is this for you?  

  • Are you in second year or above? 
  • Would you like to develop your communication skills and meet new people?
  • Do you have enthusiasm for increasing student awareness of the Careers Service? 


  • Start early to mid-October until the end of April.
  • Receive relevant induction training as a volunteer and attend an introductory workshop for the programme. 
  • Commit to approx. 10 hours per semester as a Careers Ambassador (Flexible with your timetable). 
  • Fulfil the role during core semester weeks that will not impact on exam time.  

If you would like more information on the Careers Ambassadors Programme contact us on 


How to apply

Applications open March 2022. 


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