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Enthusiastic students wanted for Team Birkbeck

We are looking to hire passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated individuals who represent Birkbeck as part of Team Birkbeck.

Are you a current student? Recruitment for Team Birkbeck students is now open. Apply here.

What does the job entail?

  • Team Birkbeck students have the opportunity to get involved with a wide range of activities:
    • Assisting with College events such as Open Evenings, UCAS Conventions, Postgraduate Fairs, Partner and Agent Fairs, Graduations and Offer Days – duties include welcoming visitors, answering prospective student enquiries.
    • Delivering campus tours to prospective students, donors and high-profile individuals
    • Supporting outreach activities by visiting schools and colleges – facilitating workshops and delivering presentations
    • Helping to deliver on-campus taster sessions for school visits to Birkbeck

Who is eligible?

  • Current Birkbeck undergraduate or postgraduate students (Home, EU and international), who are:
    • willing to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends
    • enthusiastic about Birkbeck’s mission and the benefits of evening study
    • excellent customer service skills
    • able to communicate, both written and orally, with a diverse range of people
    • reliable and excellent time management
    • welcoming, approachable and polite at all times

Benefits

  • Team Birkbeck Students are paid £9.88 per hour.
  • Opportunity to make a positive contribution to Birkbeck whilst enhancing your CV.
  • Develop excellent transferable skills for future career, including communication skills, team work practice, independent thinking and self-confidence.
  • Meet staff from across the College.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Become a part of a group of like-minded students.

Apply

  • Apply now: We are looking for confident and dedicated current students to join Team Birkbeck.
  • You will need to complete the application form by Sunday, 13 September 2015 (including submitting your CV) for your application to be considered.

Key dates

  • You must be able to attend a selection day on either Tuesday, 29 September 2015 or Wednesday, 30 September 2015. The session will last approximately 2.5 hours.
  • You must also be able to attend a training day on Saturday, 10 October 2015. This session will last the whole day and failure to attend will result in the termination of your contract.