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Students needed for the Pearson Student Advisory Board 2018/19

Pearson are seeking bright, motivated university students to join the Pearson Student Advisory Board for 2018/19. Receive £500 and work on projects in your own time, helping to shape the future of educational resources.

What are you going to do

The Pearson Student Advisory Board is a fantastic opportunity for students, giving you a chance to collaborate with Pearson and influence our future courseware and digital learning products.

What do you get out of being on the board?

  • Work with Pearson for the academic year 2018-19 on projects that involve giving student feedback on a range of topics
  • Work part time, to suit your timetable - about 2-3 hours a week in term time
  • Gain real world, CV building experience before graduation
  • Receive a £500 stipend for the year plus free Pearson books of your choice
  • Go on an expenses paid trip to London for the Student Advisory Board summit

In September, the successful students will attend the Pearson Student Advisory Board summit in London and will work on projects throughout the academic year until early summer 2019.

This opportunity is particularly suitable for students studying Business, (including Management, Marketing, Accounting and Finance), Economics, Law, Psychology and STEM subjects due to a high demand for student input on our Higher Education products in these disciplines.

What we offer:

  • £500 cash bonus for the year
  • Free Pearson books
  • Expenses paid trip to London
  • Experience working with a FTSE100 company

What we ask:

  • You should be registered as a university student in your first or second year. (We particularly welcome applications from 1st years who will serve on the board in their 2nd year at university.)
  • Able to show leadership skill
  • Excellent communication
  • Can work well in a group
  • Embedded in student life
  • Problem solving
  • Organised
  • Students must be able to attend the summit in London on 13 and 14 September 2018 (travel, accommodation and expenses will be covered by Pearson)

Extra information

"PSAB was a great experience, I was able to help Pearson gain an insight into student requirements, get my opinions heard, gain valuable skills, collaborate with PSABs across the UK, and finally the opportunity to work with Pearson." - Sophie Goodman, University of South Wales, 2014

Include a CV and Motivational Letter in your application.

Education Level
University
Location
Nationwide
Working hours per week
4 - 5
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs
Salary indication
£500 per year
Responsible for
Work on projects, go on expenses paid trip to London
Type of Job
Accountancy, Management
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Yes
Cover Letter Required
Yes
Languages
English

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