University of Leicester Student Ambassador Reviews

Updated 11 Feb 2021

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  1. 5.0
    Current Contractor

    Great uni to work for

    14 Sep 2020 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    Lots of shifts to pick from

    Cons

    Don't always get picked for shifts

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  2. 4.0
    Former Contractor

    Good Pay, Poor Communication

    11 Feb 2021 - Student Ambassador 
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    Pros

    Pay was above average for the position

    Cons

    Communication from management was poor, often giving conflicting instructions

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  3. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great for Casual Work

    4 Sep 2020 - Student Ambassador 
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    Pros

    Friendly and welcoming atmosphere, good pay.

    Cons

    No cons to speak of.

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Good for students

    23 Sep 2020 - Student Ambassador 
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    Pros

    Easy to apply. Can be friendly. Can be good for students. Good experience

    Cons

    Not as flexible for degree courses and rely heavily on 4 work days per semester to be active ambassador

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great CV Builder

    9 Mar 2020 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    Good Pay and gives lots of transferable skills

    Cons

    Can be hard to get shifts if not a favored employee

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  6. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Student Ambassador

    20 May 2019 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    - Very friendly and supportive work environment - Well organised once shift is secured - Good pay - Great experience for future jobs - A wide range of shift types - Flexible ( 0 hours )

    Cons

    - Long winded, time consuming and outdated process to secure shifts which can take weeks for a single (potential) shift - Shifts can start very early (7am) on some shifts such as open days when there is often very little to do until visitors start to arrive at 9am.

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    A fantastic job for students

    16 May 2014 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    You can choose your own hours and how much you work in some positions so the work-life balance is perfect. Also, the range of people you get to work with is great and you get to try different tasks all the time

    Cons

    There are a lot of things that you have to know about the University of Leicester in order to be good at the position, and this can take time to achieve.

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Easy work, good pay, few hours.

    14 Mar 2016 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    Really great way of getting sales/people skills. Have to be able to easily approach and talk to people knowledgeably and confidently. Pay was good. Fun meeting prospective students.

    Cons

    Few hours, needed another job to sub it.

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    University of Leicester Response

    Recruitment Partner

    Personal development and fun - sounds like the perfect job! Thanks for your review.

  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    A well organised experience, easy to navigate, and a very overall nice place.

    16 May 2014 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    Easy to navigate, friendly staff, nice modern buildings (most).

    Cons

    Can't think of anything bad

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  10. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Student Ambassador

    20 Feb 2018 - Student Ambassador in Leicester, England, England
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    Pros

    Great environment, management is always willing to listen to new ideas.

    Cons

    Events can be highly unorganised.

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