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Educational Outreach Fellows STEM

Please note that this role is only open to current University of Leeds postgraduate students.

Are you enthusiastic about engaging young people in Higher Education?  Are you passionate about your programme of study?  Would you like to inspire young people and help prepare them for university by sharing your interests, knowledge and research skills?

The University’s Educational Engagement department works with young learners aged 11-19 on inspirational, fun and interactive activities to raise awareness of, and aspirations towards, higher education.  As an Education Outreach Fellow, you will work as part of a highly motivated, professional team supporting our school liaison work with young people and their teachers by delivering a range of progression and enhancement activities both on and off campus.  

In this role, you will specialise in developing and delivering workshops related to your academic area. Currently we are recruiting Education Outreach STEM Fellows for the following disciplines:

 * Biosciences * Chemistry * Environment *

You will be required to act as a positive ambassador for the University and higher education.  You will work with young people from a range or backgrounds in varying audience sizes so you should possess strong communication and presentation skills.

Work in this post is available throughout the academic year. Hours are designed to be flexible around your studies.  The number of hours you work is dependent on your existing academic commitments and the activity requests we receive from schools/colleges.  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Louise Crabtree, Educational Engagement Lead Officer (STEM)

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6511, email: 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Student Education Service
School/Institute:  Admissions & Recruitment
Section:  Educational Engagement
Category:  Administrative and Clerical Support
Grade:  Grade 6
Salary:  £27,511 to £32,817 p.a. pro rata
Post Type:  Hourly/Variable
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (Until 31/12/2020)
Release Date:  Monday 16 September 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 13 October 2019
Reference:  SESAR1211
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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