What does a Student Ambassador do?
Unitec employs current students to assist the Marketing and Communications team and other departments with marketing, recruitment and promotional activities.
Student ambassadors help with Career Expos, Info Evenings, campus tours, secondary school visits, general events and administration duties. They're also encouraged to share their experiences as a Unitec student with secondary students, parents and caregivers.
How much are they paid?
The hourly rate is approximately $15 per hour before tax (includes 8% holiday pay).
Ideal attributes of a Student Ambassador
We're looking for students who are:
- good communicators that can relate to a wide range of people
- reliable and responsible
- enthusiastic and show initiative
- work well by themselves and in a team
- achieve well academically by passing all courses.
This position is on a part-time, casual basis. As a result, Student Ambassadors can fit any work around their study and other commitments.
We work with Student Ambassadors to develop their promotional and communication skills, and there will be briefing sessions before all major events. Students receive a training manual, with all necessary information to prepare the team for the variety of work they may encounter.
Who does the team report to?
Unitec's Relationship Programmes Advisors in Marketing and Communications.
How do I apply?
Applications have now closed. The next intake will be in early 2014, please check back to find out more information about how to apply.
Last edited: 15 July 2013