Get Involved

Get Involved 


Become a Teaching Awards Ambassador TAA: Want to be involved in the promotion, planning and organization of the Manchester Teaching Awards AND earn a £25 Amazon voucher? We’re looking for dedicated and enthusiastic students to be Teaching Awards Ambassadors (TAA) throughout second semester.

As a Teaching Awards Ambassador your key responsibilities would be:

  • To attend a short ‘how-to-session’ in February where we’ll explain everything you’ll need to know about the Teaching Awards and how you’ll be involved.
  • To spend at least two hours on our interactive information stalls where you’ll be engaging students with the Teaching Awards and encouraging them to vote in the different categories.
  • To publicly present nomination cards to shortlisted nominees. We want to make these fun, loud and a mini-celebration of what is to come.

In order to fulfil your role as a Teaching Awards Ambassador (and receive your £25 Amazon voucher) you must attend the ‘how-to-session’ and spend at least 2 hours officially promoting the Teaching Awards in sessions as agreed upon with Students’ Union staff.

If you’re interested in becoming a Teaching Awards Ambassador let us know by sending an email HERE


Sit on the Student Judgement Panel: Want to have a say over your education and ensure that quality teaching is recognized and promoted across the university? Why not put yourself forward to sit on the Student Judgement Panel? As a Judge for the Teaching Awards we will ask that you can be:

  • Present on one afternoon/evening in late April (date TBC) where you will work with 5 other panel members to create a shortlist of nominees for each award category
  • Can make reasoned and impartial judgement based on the written criteria
  • Keep the results confidential


We’re looking for 6 reliable students who can commit to this important and interesting role. If you’d like to sit on the Judgement Panel please send an email HERE