Future U - Graduate Outreach Intern

Job Reference
0052-24
Date Posted
Friday 9 February 2024
Application Closing Date
Sunday 3 March 2024
Location
Westleigh Conference Centre
Salary
£19,696 per annum
Basis
Full Time
Contract Type
Fixed Term until 31 July 2024 due to limited funding
Job Category / Type
Professional Services
School / Service
External Relations
Hours
36.25 hours per week
Interview Date
Thursday 14 March 2024
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Job details

Future U are seeking a Graduate Outreach Intern to support the team in the delivery of their central outreach programme. The post holder will visit schools, colleges, and community groups across Lancashire to deliver interactive, engaging and informative talks, activities and workshops to young people.

Future U is the Lancashire Uni Connect programme. Funded by the Office for Students, Uni Connect is a national programme that aims to widen participation in Higher Education. Future U is a partnership of Higher Education and Further Education providers across Lancashire with the University of Central Lancashire as the lead institution. 

The post holder will be a recent graduate from any institution (not just UCLan). The role will require experience of preparing materials and presenting to a variety of audiences. The post holder should also be able to speak confidently and positively about their own educational journey.

This position is based in Preston at UCLan’s Westleigh Building (PR4 0RB) with the option to work from home on two days (subject to change, following UCLan’s blended working policy and business need). 

This position available for an immediate start (subject to employment checks). 

UCLan is committed to providing a safe environment to study, work and visit, protecting children, young people and adults at risk from harm and abuse. Our safeguarding policy and safer recruitment procedure outlines our approach, alongside other internal policies, procedures and guidance which can be found on our website at Safeguarding - UCLan 

Applicants applying for roles in regulated activity and that are listed as an exception under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 will be required to disclose any spent and unspent convictions and undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check at the appropriate level, UCLan will only ask an applicant to make an application for a DBS check if they are legally entitled to.