Future Off-campus living Social Responsibility

Widening Participation Fellows – applications now open

Do you want a teaching experience and an opportunity to make the world a nicer place?

Are you currently undertaking a PhD and feel passionate about your field? Are you interested in working with local school children? If so, why not apply to become a Widening Participation Fellow.

The Student Recruitment and Widening Participation team are now recruiting non-final year PhD students for the Widening Participation Fellows position. This is a fantastic opportunity to further your work experience while also doing something fulfilling. The position aims to assist in the University’s widening participation activities, helping young people from primary school to sixth formers.

The aim of widening participation is to create a fair access to education for deserving students from any background that may be holding them back. For more details on the work done by the WP team click here.

To find out more about the WP Fellow positions and to find out the next steps, visit this website.

There are a number of positions available in each Faculty so should you have any enquiries, please contact the relevant Faculty Officers:

Biology, Medicine and Health: Roz Webster

Humanities:  Emma Britain

Science and Engineering:  Emma Lewis-Kalubowila

Applications are online via this link and applications should be submitted by 5pm on Friday 25 August 2017.