We are looking for passionate and committed students and alumni to join us as Study Melbourne Ambassadors in 2019. Applications will open in January 2019.
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We are looking for students and alumni to help create a rich and supportive community for current and prospective international students in Victoria.
Ambassadors will join Study Melbourne to help organise student events, create content to share across Study Melbourne channels, represent Study Melbourne at official functions, and share experiences and knowledge with the international student community.
How ambassadors benefit
This is a volunteer opportunity for international students and international student graduates. The program will run from February until December 2019.
This is a great opportunity to gain employable experience and valuable leadership and marketing skills. While no financial remuneration is provided, we will support ambassadors with professional development workshops and opportunities to create and prove employable skills. You will hone your interpersonal and communications skills in a professional environment. It will also be fun, with many social events and opportunities to visit Melbourne’s many events and attractions for free.
- half-day introductory workshop and afternoon tea in February 2019
- up to 12 hours per month of volunteer time from February to November 2019, including a one hour in-person catch up each month in the Melbourne CBD or South Yarra
- content writing or production for Study Melbourne channels, this can include written blogs, videos and social media content
- participation in photo and video shoots and Study Melbourne aligned events
- assistance organising and attending student events
- contributions to the Study Melbourne Facebook group, International students of Melbourne and Victoria
- insights and recommendations for Study Melbourne initiatives and planning
- monthly professional development sessions.
Who can apply
We welcome you to apply to the Study Melbourne Ambassador Program if you are an international student and
- at least 18 years old and
- a local or international student enrolled in a Victorian tertiary institution in 2019 or
- an international student graduate who has remained in Victoria post-study.
How to apply
Applications for the 2019 Program will open in January next year.
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