Welcome Helpers

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Medway Welcome Helpers are a vital part of the Welcome experience when new students are arriving at university.

Arrivals Weekend 2019 will take place on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th September 2019.

Compulsory training for Welcome Helpers will take place on Thursday 12th September in the Student Hub. You would need to commit to at least 2 2-hour shifts across the weekend. Shifts can be 2 or 4 hours in length. You will be supported by your Full Time Officers and GK Unions staff.

What can I do to help?

Be a helping hand to support students moving into their accommodation for the first time.

Be a source of knowledge to signpost students around the unfamiliar facilities on campus.

Be reassuring to help new arrivals feel comfortable and welcome to Medway!

What do I get out of it?

Log your volunteering hours on the Toolkit towards gaining a KSCV/GSCV award

Gain Employability Points: 10 for training and 15 for assisting over the weekend

Free Welcome Helper T-Shirt

Meet new people and make some new friends!

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