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Freshers Assistant

Close of applications: 23:30, 21 April 2024

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Are you someone who thrives in the buzz of exciting events? We're on the lookout for enthusiastic, motivated, and proactive students to join our team as Freshers' Assistants!

As a Freshers' Assistant, you'll play a key role in making our Freshers' period successful. From lifting and shifting as part of event set up, supporting students as they navigate our fairs, to engaging with fellow students promoting what SUSU has to offer, your support will be crucial in ensuring everything runs smoothly.

This role will form a vital part of delivering a variety of events and activities like Bunfight, the Freshers' Fair, and Freshers’ Party. It's not just about lending a hand; it's about being part of the welcoming spirit of SUSU!

We're seeking students who are confident, friendly, and ready to provide top customer service. Strong communication skills and a can-do attitude are a must. If you're up for the challenge, we want to hear from you!

Successful candidates will need to be available to start from the week commencing Monday, September 16, 2024. 

 You'll need to be able to commit to at least 2 shifts over our fair days (25 – 27th September) and attend an in-person induction at SUSU on May 22nd, followed by a virtual briefing on September 11th. 


Apply Now

You can easily apply by clicking on ‘Apply Now’ and filling in the application form. If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact Bethany Kibler, Events Manager (


Please note this is currently a temporary role for the Freshers’ period and we can give no guarantee of future work. If you would like to continue working with SUSU at events, look out for any Marketing Support Staff opportunities that become available. Feedback will not be provided if you are not shortlisted for an interview. 



SUSU is an equal opportunities employer that values a diverse workforce and we want to reflect the student body that we represent. We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination and will ensure that our recruitment activities are mindful of equality and diversity matters.