We’re recruiting Student Ambassadors!

The School of East Asian Studies are recruiting student ambassadors to assist with open day events and to contribute to social media channels.


Looking for ways to make your CV shine? Being a Student Ambassador for the School of East Asian Studies is a great way to get involved with the Department, have fun and gain valuable skills.

You will meet new people, experience working in a professional environment, improve your communication skills and earn some money! 

What do Student Ambassadors do? 

Student Ambassadors support the School simply by being themselves! They meet with prospective students, share their experiences of living and studying in Sheffield and answer questions about life in the city. You are likely to get involved in the following activities when working as a Student Ambassador. 

  • Taking part in virtual open day events and live Q&A sessions
  • Attending open day events on campus and meeting prospective students
  • Creating content for social media
  • Filming and creating video content
  • Contributing to social media accounts
  • Writing a student profile

Who are we looking for? 

  • Current students in the School of East Asian Studies
  • Approachable, enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Confident speaking to individuals and large groups
  • Reliable, organised and punctual


Student Ambassador: A student ambassador who takes part in open day events and live Q&A sessions. 

Digital Ambassador: A student ambassador who (in addition to the above) creates digital media content and contributes towards the management of our social media accounts. 

Open Days

We have many Open Days coming up from June - November.

How to apply 

You can apply to be an ambassador in any year of study, as an Undergraduate or a Postgraduate student and your working hours will be flexible throughout the academic year. If this role sounds like the perfect one for you, please fill out the form below.

Apply here

Please specify if you wish to apply for the role of Student Ambassador or Digital Ambassador within your application.

Any questions, please email the Marketing Officer, Mollie Shadwick at m.shadwick@sheffield.ac.uk.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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