Are you fluent in Mandarin Chinese and one or more dialects? Do you also have excellent spoken and written English?
If so, then you might be suitable to apply for the ‘Chinese Student Project Worker’ placement being advertised as part of the On CampUS Placements scheme.
On CampUS Placements is a newly launched scheme offering 100 hour placement opportunities (paying £7.29 an hour) within academic and professional departments in the university.
International Student Support are offering a placement specifically aimed at those who are fluent in Mandarin Chinese and one or more dialects, to develop communication with Chinese students via Weibo and the use of video. The placement also involves providing advice to International Student Support about the social, cultural and academic expectations of Chinese students and how these can be met, as well as some translation and subtitling work.
For more information about On CampUS Placements, you can take a look at our website: http://www.shef.ac.uk/careers/students/jobs/campus. To find out more about the vacancy you can search on 'myVacancies' via the Careers Tab in MUSE. - Look under ‘casual/part time work’ for ‘On CampUS Placements – Chinese Student Project Worker’.
The closing date is Wednesday 17th October but apply as soon as you can, as we think this vacancy will be very popular and we can't guarantee that the application deadline won't close prior to the 17th.