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Assessment and Feedback Ambassador (Volunteer)

Close of applications: 23:59 16th December 2018

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Call for University Student Ambassadors to support the Researching Assessment Practices Strategy across the University of Southampton

We are looking for students who would like to be involved in a university-wide initiative to enhance assessment and feedback practice working with academics on a bespoke project with the Higher Education Funding Council for England and working with the University of Surrey and Kingston University.

You will have an opportunity to work with a small group of peers to develop you own focused initiative in relation to the project to increase student awareness and engagement in assessment and feedback. You will be supported by the project team and Student’s Union.

This is a great opportunity to develop important skill sets and to work on an initiative across the university and gain important insights to higher education working.

We are looking for volunteers who are passionate about improving the studying conditions for all. If you are well organised, have excellent  communication skills, are good at working with others and can evidence success in seeing projects through to completion this could be a good opportunity for you. You will also have the opportunity to work with leading academics and to develop a range of valuable skill-sets.

The project is currently running until to April 2019 in the first instance. Successful applicants will commence the role at an agreed time shortly after interviews. Ambassadors will receive reasonable out-of-pocket expenses.  

Applicants should download our application form by clicking on 'Apply Now' and send completed applications to by the closing date of 16th December 2018.  Interviews will take place as applications are received.

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