We advertise a wide variety of part time, one off and vacation vacancies as diverse as hot air balloon crew, call centre operators, shop assistants and website designers.
We particularly welcome vacancies which allow students to use course-related skills, for example, tutoring, research, translation and IT. You can advertise one-off short term vacancies, from as little as one hour, to more regular opportunities.
Only matriculated students of the University of Edinburgh can access part time and vacation work vacancies on the SAGE Website.
To advertise please use our online form:
Alternatively, please download and complete our vacancy template:
During the semester we advertise vacancies of up to 15 hours per week. During vacations vacancies can be full or part time.
Before submitting your vacancy please read our conditions of advertising.
Recruitment agencies should visit the 'Information for recruitment agencies' page.
The processes involved in recruiting a student for part time semester work, vacation work or into a formal internship should not differ from your standard recruitment process. However, you may not be fully familiar with your obligations.
In our experience it’s always better to ensure that the student you recruit is fully aware of what is expected of them before starting work. A starting point would be to ensure that you provide the student employee with:
For further help and guidance on the recruitment process, your legal obligations and good practice once your new employee is in place visit the Business Link website.
Private householders who wish to recruit students will find useful information in our good practice guide.
This article was published on Apr 11, 2013