Student Ambassadors are central to the work of Student Recruitment at LSBU. As university employees they share their own experiences of coming to university to encourage local young people and adults to take advantage of the benefits Higher Education (HE) can bring. They are often the public face of the University – representing the University at HE fairs, Faculty Open Days and on the front desk in our Admissions and Recruitment Centre.
Why get involved?
We are keen to recruit enthusiastic Student Ambassadors and there are many benefits to joining the team at LSBU. You will have the chance to:
- meet new people
- develop new skills
- improve your employability
- enhance your CV
- gain experience working with young people
- use your experience to inspire and motivate others
- experience varied work opportunities
- earn an excellent hourly rate
- work flexible hours
- have fun!
Elizabeth Adeniran - Student Ambassador
"Being a Student Ambassador gives you the flexibility that student life requires. You get to make new friends, meet people from different parts of the world and have fun while you work."
What the role involves
Student Ambassadors support the work of the Student Recruitment and London South Bank University (LSBU) in a variety of ways. They:
- assist with activities such as taster days, subject specific events, projects and annual Summer Schools
- give presentations in schools and colleges on topics such as student finance, student life, filling out UCAS forms and talking about their degree subjects
- offer subject specific support for small groups of school and college students
- work on University and Faculty open days and evenings
- assist prospective students with initial enquires and conduct tours of our campus
- help young people and adults with their literacy, numeracy and IT skills
- help pupils and college students with their project work
- befriend local young people in care
- help with English as an Additional Language Students in schools
Become a Student Ambassador
Find out how to become a Student Ambassador on MyLSBU, our student portal.