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USQ Student Ambassadors

USQ Student Ambassadors

2017 applications are now open. 

Are you a proud USQ student?

Do you want to improve your public relations, communication and leadership skills?

Do you enjoy working as part of a team and helping others make informed choices about their future?

Then join the USQ Student Ambassador team!

What does the role involve?

Student Ambassadors are current students who promote USQ and share their experiences with prospective students who will be considering career choices. Ambassadors are responsible for assisting with university recruitment activities including campus tours, university Open Days, general administrative tasks, and visits to TAFEs and high schools.

The Student Ambassador program can equip you with skills that will be attractive to future employers who desire graduates with excellent communication and organisational skills. It's also an opportunity to inspire others to consider tertiary education as an option for their future. Whether you're a school leaver, extended gapper or a mature-aged student, apply to be a USQ Student Ambassador - we want a great mix of representatives! Positions are available at USQ Toowoomba, USQ Ipswich and USQ Springfield.

Please note that you need to be able to attend a USQ campus for shifts. Other travel may be required.

What are the benefits?

  • earn money 
  • give your resume an edge
  • meet other USQ students
  • develop your communication and professional skills 
  • network with potential employers
  • opportunity to travel

The base level Student Ambassador wage is a Casual Professional Level 1. Any travel costs incurred during shifts are also reimbursed.

Please note the work is on a casual basis, as needed, so hours will vary from week to week. However we will try to provide as much notice as possible so you can fit the work around your study schedule. 

How do I apply?

The 2017 Student Ambassador program will be open for applications from 1 February and will close on 6 March 2017.

Please view the Position Description for this role which includes details on what to include in your application.

To apply for the 2017 program please register via the CareerHub. There you will find a role for the Student Ambassador Program.

For further information about the position contact schools.team@usq.edu.au or 07 4631 1736.

What's it like to be a USQ Ambassador?