welcome week volunteer

Become a Welcome Week Volunteer!

Help new students settle in at uea by supporting them during welcome week. During this week, you will be:

  • guiding new students to uea(su) events - sociey fair, say hello sessions and more 
  • supporting flatmates to make friends with one another 
  • encouraging socialising between new groups, helping them make more friends 
  • attending uea(su) events as a volunteer representative 
The role is only for the duration of welcome week but is an incredible volunteering role to add on your CV. Skills you will acquire include:
  • group based activity lead
  • discussion-led skills
  • confidence to lead a group of people 
  • ability to network and liaise with partners 
There are also huge benefits as a reward for being a welcome week volunteer! These include: 
  • access to welcome week club night events and specific welcome week events
  • free/discounted rates for LCR tickets during this period
  • referee from uea(su) from project coordinator of this opportunity 
  • unio perks and more!

Applications are open now, and will stay open until early September! We will then let you know when training is so that you are all ready to go!