Salary: Grade 6 (£16.75 per hour)
Please note that this role is only open to current University of Leeds postgraduate students studying English
Please ensure you have asked permission from your academic supervisor to take up the role
Are you enthusiastic about engaging young people in Higher Education? Are you passionate about your programme of study? Would you like to inspire young people and help prepare them for university by sharing your interests, knowledge and research skills?
The University's Educational Engagement department works with young learners aged 11-19 on inspirational, fun and interactive activities to raise awareness of, and aspirations towards, higher education. As an Education Outreach Fellow, you will work as part of a highly motivated, professional team supporting our school liaison work with young people and their teachers by delivering a range of progression and enhancement activities both on and off campus and online.
In this role, you will specialise in developing, organising and delivering workshops related to your academic area. Currently we are recruiting Education Outreach Arts Fellows from the following academic school:
• School of English (3 vacancies)
You will be required to act as a positive ambassador for the University and higher education. You will work with young people from a range or backgrounds in varying audience sizes so you should possess strong communication and presentation skills.
Work in this post is available throughout the academic year. Hours are designed to be flexible around your studies. The number of hours you work is dependent on your existing academic commitments and the activity requests we receive from schools and colleges.
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Ellie Johnson (Lead Officer, Arts and Humanities Outreach Team)
Email: [email protected]Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Professional Services School/Institute: Educational Engagement Category: Administrative and Clerical Support Grade: Grade 6 Salary: Hourly rate £16.75 Post Type: Hourly/Variable Contract Type: Fixed Term (Until December 2024 for the sole purpose of completing a task or a project) Release Date: Monday 29 January 2024 Closing Date: Sunday 18 February 2024 Reference: PSEDE1133 Downloads: Candidate Brief