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Gain paid work experience as an HCA Student Ambassador

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) is recruiting for the new position of HCA Student Ambassador. There are 20 paid opportunities available for current students to apply for. (Published 9 August, 2017)

HCA student amabassador

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) is recruiting for the new position of HCA Student Ambassador to support HCA University open days and Post-Offer Visit Day taking place between September and June each year. Successful applicants will be required to work at least one event and attend an induction training session.

Work is available for a minimum of 15 hours, with the potential for more. Student Ambassadors will be expected to talk about their student experience and have knowledge of the School and the University. We will only be considering applications from students going into their second year and above in 2017/18. Successful applicants will be offered contracts up to the end of their prescribed period of study (end of fourth year), with the minimum hours offered confirmed on an annual basis. For full details on the post and how to apply, please see the job posting on mycareerhub. Applicants should submit a C.V. and cover letter which details how they meet the job specifications to HCA-HR@ed.ac.uk by 17.00 on Sunday 20th August 2017. 

Should applicants have any questions, they can email Esther Mijers, HCA Director of Undergraduate Studies: e.mijers@ed.ac.uk We anticipate that interviews will be held during the first two weeks in September, and are hoping to have Ambassadors available to start for the September open day.