Student Adviser at MyBigCareer
Supporting A Level students by giving guidance on the Clearing or Adjustment process
|Date||17 Aug 2017 (6 hours)|
|Location||Hackney, East London On training day each student will be given a handbook with names and addresses of schools they will be assigned to.|
Would you like to help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds secure well-deserved places at university? Are you calm under pressure, well-organised, empathetic and friendly? MyBigCareer would like to hear from you!In previous years, many students had simply been handed their results and left to navigate UCAS and Clearing with no support from teachers or parents. In schools where only a minority of students were applying to university, this lack of support meant many bright and capable young people were missing out. MyBigCareer recruits volunteer undergraduates and trains them to work with A Level students to secure the best possible university place for them based on their results. These volunteers are at the schools by 7am on results day, ready to provide practical and emotional support to the students. They are also instrumental in helping MyBigCareer record destination data. Volunteers will:
This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:
Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:
The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.
Essential: Friendliness, empathy,genuine desire to help disadvantaged young people make the best possible decision for them regarding higher education
Desirable: Commitment to volunteer in one of the designated secondary schools between 7am and 1pm on 17th August
Submit your info to this organisation today.