Edinburgh Napier University Student Jobs

Edinburgh Napier University Student Jobs

Part-time and Voluntary Work

Part-time Work

You will find part-time vacancies on the following websites:
It can be worth registering with recruitment agencies.
Many students find part-time work by simply walking-in to shops, bars and hotels with copies of their CVs and asking if there are any opportunities.
Need a CV for Part-time work? See our example part-time work CVs.
We run workshops on finding part-time work (including help with CVs for part-time work) in September. Look out for them the News, Events and Workshops  pages.
We run a part-time work fair every Tri 1. See the News, Events and Workshops pages for more details.
The NASES More Than Work website contains information about employment rights and law – including minimum wage, tax and working time regulations.

Voluntary Work – UK

The following websites have searchable databases of local volunteering opportunities:
  • Volunteer Centre Edinburgh
  • You could combine entrepreneurship with volunteering by establishing a university Enactus group
  • Young Trustees in Scotland – an organisation founded and run by students at Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University Student Jobs

Voluntary Work – Abroad

There are many websites which will help you to find opportunities for volunteering abroad. These are just a few of them. Each provide a range of both short-term and longer-term projects throughout the world. The opportunities include journalism, sports coaching, conservation, building and teaching.

Additional information about volunteering

The government have written this guide to your rights as a volunteer in the UK
h – useful article about issues to consider in international volunteering
Idealist.org – have lots of useful information for those considering international volunteering, including this discussion about the ethics of international volunteering and a list of questions to ask sending and hosting organisations.