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LiNCHigher Ambassador

Student Recruitment & Admissions

National Minimum Wage / Living Wage
Closing Date:   Wednesday 02 October 2019
Interview Date:   Thursday 10 October 2019
Reference:  CAS-349-2019

LiNCHigher is a consortium of universities, colleges and organisations from across Lincolnshire who work together to provide outreach activities for young people. The project is funded by the Office for Students (OFS) and is known nationally as the National Collaborative Outreach Project (NCOP).

LiNCHigher is looking to appoint a team of Ambassadors to support the work of the BGU-based team, =. Roles include;

  1. Outreach– assisting with activities in and out of schools (countywide)
    • Areas we cover: Lincoln, Gainsborough, Grantham, Boston, the East Coast and the south of the county
    • Giving presentations to share your story
  2. Data entry– inputting data into the EMWPREP database (based at BGU)
  3. Communications– supporting the team with social media, newsletters, displays and publications (based at BGU, occasionally county wide)
  4. Unibuddy mentoring – supporting and mentoring Year 12/13 students on an online platform to help with any questions about going into higher education.

In addition to being paid for your work there are a great range of benefits that come with being a LiNCHigher ambassador;

  • Great experience to put on your CV and an employment reference
  • Gain and enhance transferrable skills e.g. communication, team work, networking, administration, presentation
  • Flexible hours to fit around your studies
  • Have a positive influence on young people’s lives

This is an exciting and varied opportunity for highly motivated individuals to join a passionate, creative and hardworking team. Applicants should be enthusiastic, good communicators, demonstrate a willingness to get stuck in and be a team player.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 10th October 1-5pm, with a full day of training if successful on Wednesday 23rd October, if you are unable to attend either of these dates, please highlight this on the application form or via email.  Please note: shifts may be outside of normal working hours (evenings and weekends).

For further information or queries, please contact Bethany Huntley on

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