Apply now to become an Orientation or Wellbeing Ambassador in T1, 2022
Do you want to get paid to help new students make a great start at Deakin? Would you like to engage with your peers and support their health and wellbeing at university? Are you enthusiastic, approachable, motivated and reliable?
If this sounds like you, we encourage to apply now to join the Orientation Ambassador Program or Wellbeing Ambassador Program in Trimester 1, 2022! Getting involved with these Students Helping Students programs is a great way to build your leadership and communication skills, make friends and share your knowledge of Deakin with other students.
Join the Orientation Ambassador Program
We are currently seeking Orientation Ambassadors to assist new students commencing at Deakin in Trimester 1, 2022.
The Orientation Ambassador Program is an orientation peer mentor program that aims to help new students make a successful start at Deakin. The program provides social and practical on-campus support for new students during Orientation.
As a participant in the program, you’ll receive professional development, training and on-the-job experience that you can put on your resume. You’ll be making a real difference for new students, and you’re guaranteed to make new friends. You’ll also receive a Certificate of Recognition for your work.
This is a paid casual employment opportunity open to all continuing Deakin students. All successful applicants must attend compulsory training and have a valid employee Working with Children Check.
Apply now to begin in T1, 2022! Visit the Orientation Ambassador Program webpage to find the full position description and eligibility criteria for the role and to submit your application. Applications are now open and close on Sunday 9 January 2022.
Join the Wellbeing Ambassador Program
We’re now looking for several Wellbeing Ambassadors to commence in Trimester 1, 2022.
As a Wellbeing Ambassador, you will help to promote Deakin’s health and wellbeing programs and services to students as well as plan, design and deliver new health promotion activities at Deakin. You’ll take part in related events and be a friendly and approachable advocate for Deakin’s messaging around student wellbeing, encompassing mental wellbeing, physical health, healthy eating and sexual health.
If you join the program, you’ll benefit from receiving professional development, training and on-the-job experience that you can put on your resume. You’ll be making a real difference to the lives of your university peers and you’re guaranteed to make new friends.
The Wellbeing Ambassador role is a paid casual position for a minimum of 12 months. To apply, you must be a current Deakin student, having completed a minimum of eight units of study (with at least a credit average) and with a minimum of two trimesters still left to complete. You will also need to undergo an employee Working with Children Check and demonstrate an interest in health promotion, prevention and public health.
Apply now to begin in T1, 2022! Visit the Wellbeing Ambassador Program webpage to find the full position description and eligibility criteria for the role and to submit your application. Applications are now open and close on Wednesday 19 January 2022.
So, what are you waiting for? Kick off 2022 by making a real difference in the lives of your fellow students!