Student Ambassador Scheme

As a Goldsmiths Student Ambassador, you are encouraged to work on a broad range of activities.

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The role allows you to gain employability skills, enhance your CV and become a key part of the Goldsmiths community. 

Applications for Student Ambassadors open in the Autumn term to all first and second-year students, and all successful applicants will undergo a training programme before commencing the role.

Student Ambassadors participate in exciting paid opportunities on and off campus. In becoming an Ambassador, you can work with various university departments and external stakeholders, such as schools and colleges.

Examples of the type of jobs our Ambassadors get involved in:

  • Clearing call handling
  • Graduation ceremonies
  • Campus tours
  • School and college visits
  • Administrative work with a university department
  • Accommodation welcome events
  • Widening participation projects

You can also have it listed on your Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR), and being a Student Ambassador can count towards you achieving The Gold Award. All whilst earning a highly competitive hourly rate.

Applications will open on Friday, 6 October 2023, and close on Friday, 20 October 2023. Applicants will then be shortlisted and invited to interview in the week commencing 6 November. All successful candidates will undergo a programme of training before starting work.


We are currently closed to applications.

What our Student Ambassador have to say


“I have established various skills in my role, including video production, editing, photography, web and graphic design skills, as well as experience with off-campus events and various other training from student recruitment and widening participation.”

Rowan, 2nd year, Anthropology and Visual Practice

“I loved being part of the Gold Futures mentoring programme.”

Zara, 2nd year, Psychosocial Studies