We are now recruiting for roles within Res Life for the 2018/19 academic year. You can help create a lively, friendly and supportive community in a BU halls of residence or UniLet area – find out more about the different roles available and how to apply below.
Green Champion Resident Assistants - apply by 31 May
As a Green Champion Resident Assistant you will help provide a lively, friendly and supportive community encouraging sustainable behaviours in the student halls/Uni-Let houses through running sustainability focused activities and events within the BU calendar. Creating a friendly and positive atmosphere, the Green Champion Resident Assistants will encourage fellow students to reduce their energy consumption in the halls of residence and assist the accommodation management team with the implementation of their sustainability plans. You’ll live in designated BU accommodation throughout your employment but deliver the above at all halls within BU’s portfolio of accommodation.
Guidance and support will be provided by the Welfare and Communities Officer, Green and Volunteering Projects Co-ordinator within SUBU and the Sustainability Support Officer within BU.
Benefits of the role
As a current student returning to continue your studies, this paid opportunity will provide you with the chance to develop personal and professional skills, including: interpersonal skills, problem-solving, event planning and team building.
You will take part in a training programme before the start of term (usually in September) where you will meet other Green Champions and Resident Assistants, develop your skills, become familiar with BU support services and processes, and start planning activities for the start of term.
How to apply
There are two roles available, with an hourly rate of £9.98. Download the job description (pdf 204kb) for full details of the job specifications and skills required.
To be considered for the role of Green Champion Resident Assistant please submit your CV and why you would be a great fit for this role including details of your skills and abilities to email@example.com with Green Champion RA in the subject line.
Closing date: midnight, Thursday 31 May 2018