School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Archaeology Peer Mentors Wanted!

The Archaeology Peer Mentoring group is recruiting for mentors for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Could you be an Archaeology peer mentor?

Edinburgh University Students’ Association and the School of History, Classics and Archaeology Student Support Team are looking for students to become Archaeology Peer Mentors 2022-2023!

As a Peer Mentor you will be involved in meeting students who have signed up to speak to an experienced mentor on a one-off or an ongoing basis throughout the semester. There will also be the opportunity to get involved in events and support for the wider student community at HCA.

What's in it for you?

You will receive training from Edinburgh University Students’ Association on how to communicate effectively with a focus on active listening, boundary setting and signposting. On completing this training you will join a network of Peer Support Leaders across the university as well as the community at HCA. You will also have access to HEAR recognition and the Edinburgh Award.


If you are second year or above next academic year and studying on an Archaeology programme then we would love to hear from you! In order to take on this role you need to be available to attend one of the 2-hour online session led by the Peer Learning and Support team at EUSA training on one of the following dates:

  • Tuesday 23rd August 2022, 10:00-12:00
  • Wednesday 24th August 2022, 17:00-19:00

If this sounds like something you are interested in please follow the link below and complete the form.

Sign up here to be an Archaeology Peer Mentor

This form will close at 12 noon Friday 12th August. If you have any questions at all please contact the EUSA Peer Learning and Support team on