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Throughout the programme, you will be involved in a wide variety of activities, including:

  • Student registration and induction

  • WIT open days and information events

  • Online Q&A sessions

  • Careers fairs

  • Campus tours

  • Testimonials

Skills requirements

  • An active member of the WIT community

  • Motivated,  enthusiastic and reliable

  • Good communications and interpersonal skills

  • Capable of working as part of a team

  • Interested in learning new things

  • Some knowledge of WIT campus, facilities and services

Representing WIT as an ambassador is a rewarding experience and offers numerous benefits including:

  • Great addition to your CV

  • Improve your confidence and communication, networking, leadership skills

  • Meet new people and make new friends

  • Get paid!

Hours of work

You will be part of a panel of student ambassadors and will be asked to work at pre-planned events and as initiatives arise. Much of the work will be between 9.00am and 5.00pm but you may be asked to work outside those hours from time to time.

Remuneration

Student ambassadors are paid €9.55 per hour.

Requirements

Ambassadors will need a PPS number and an Irish bank account to be paid.

Payroll checklist

Our payroll department has created a handy list to ensure our ambassadors understand what they need to do to get paid correctly and on time: payroll schecklist  Student Ambassador payroll checklist