Summer work at the University and other part-time jobs and career opportunities

graduation assistant

Latest part-time jobs, volunteering opportunities and careers events

  • 11 May 2021
  • 5 min read

See some of the latest part-time jobs and volunteering roles below, including an opportunity to work for the University over the summer. The NHS are also looking for an army of volunteers to provide telephone support to vulnerable people during the pandemic.

Summer work at the University as a graduation assistant

We are currently recruiting a pool of casual staff to work with the Department of Student and Academic Administration (DSAA) to support the in-person Graduation ceremonies taking place between 5 July – 30 July. 

What you need to know

  • The work will take place on campus with appropriate PPE and safety measures in place.

  • You should have recent customer service experience with good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels as well as an understanding of health and safety procedures and an ability to follow outlined procedures.

  • We require you to be available to work all of the work sessions that are allocated and undertake the full training provided by the DSAA. The time for this training is paid for at the normal rate, however, if an offer of work is not accepted or taken up the training time will not be paid for.

  • Successful applicants will be informed by email after the deadline date and exact days and hours of work will be confirmed at a later date closer to the event. 

  • The rate of pay for all posts is £9.50 per hour.

  • You will be paid for this work at the end of August.

  • Please note that you may not be required for all days of the Graduation period, and the number of hours available will vary. 

Please complete this application form by 31 May 2021 if you wish to be considered for one of the posts.

There may be other opportunities for casual work in DSAA this summer e.g. Confirmation and Clearing in August and Registration in September, you will be asked to indicate your availability on the application form.

 If you require any further information please contact

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Volunteer roles

Have you already done some volunteering? If so, add it to your record.

Careers events

  • Marketing yourself as an international students for the UK graduate job market and the Graduate Immigration Route 9.00am Thursday 13 May Book

  • Morgan Stanley, Investing in Health and Wellness Webinar: Mastering Virtual Working (external event) 12.00pm Thursday 13 May Book

  • Gradcracker with webinar from world leading engineering consulting firm, WSP (external event) 2.00pm Thursday 13 May Book


Check out our Events Listing for more information about our events and details on how to secure your place.


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