Freshers Team 2017

  • Freshers team 2016


Are you motivated, approachable, interested and willing to engage with new students at events and workshops? We're looking for students to apply for our Freshers' Team 2017.


Note: Applications are also open to new students who are joining GCU in September and interested in volunteering in the team.


How to Apply?

Click on the JOIN THIS GROUP button and fill in the questionnaire. We'll be in touch over the summer to arrange for your interview in September.


What's Involved?

Freshers Team Volunteers will be involved in 3 different Teams including: induction presentation workshops, assisting at events, social media activity, promoting events, interacting with freshers and having fun. We'd like you to volunteer for a minimum of 16-20 hours, we're expecting shifts to be from 2-6hrs per day. We'll allocate you different tasks over the week to make it fun and provide training to make sure you know what to do.

Welcome Team: Induction workshops, PR and welcoming freshers, distribution of wristbands.

Comms Team: social media activity, photography, PR.

Events Team: assisting at events, to set-up, de-rig and run activities.


What's In It For You?

Every volunteer will receive the following:

  • 1 x Lunch voucher for each day you volunteer
  • 1 x Freshers' Team '17 Hoodie
  • 1 x Wristband for Freshers Week Events


When Do you Need to be Available?

You must be available for the following:

Interview: Tuesday 12th Sept 2017

Training: Thursday 14th Sept 2017

Volunteering: Friday 15th until Friday 22nd Sept 2017


NB: All of the above details are subject to change as we develop our events programme but we intend to offer the best possible experience and benefits to our Freshers Team for 2017.

Terms and Conditions

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Click on this link to download the GCU Students' Association Terms and Conditions for payment of Memberships and Event Tickets


GCU Students' Association, 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, G4 0BA.

Tel: 0141 331 3886 | Email:

Glasgow Caledonian University Students' Association is a registered Scottish charity, number SC022887.