Academic and Career Preparation

International Student Services Ambassador


The International Student Services Ambassador facilitates communication, connection, promotion, and awareness of the services available to international students.
  • Connect with current international students around their student experience
  • Attend required events, orientations, and workshops
  • Attend monthly meetings (in person/online)
  • Post regularly on designated social media platform(s) to connect with students and promotes and spotlights services/ resources for students (Instagram and Facebook)
  • Content creation in the VIU Co-curricular Engagement App and engage discussion
  • Support developing content for the International Point of VIU newsletter (Student Voices section)
  • Assist marketing International Student Services (ISS) initiatives
  • Cultivate opportunities for positive interaction amongst incoming International Students
  • Provide feedback and insight on how students are interacting with our online services

Position Overview

  • Have a strong interest in helping fellow students
  • Demonstrate respect for all others (values, beliefs, religion, sexual orientation etc.)
  • Have excellent communication skills, including strong written English skills
  • Must have in depth knowledge of social media platforms
  • Must have proven social media experience and demonstrate ability to deliver creative content
  • Willingness to learn
  • Fluent in multiple languages would be an asset
  • Experience with photo and video editing
  • Have design experience (Adobe InDesign, photoshop, illustrator)

Graduate Attributes Associated

Students in this position will gain skills in written communication, oral communication, technological literacy, collaboration and intercultural perspective.

Position Type

  • This is a work op position

Sign Up Directions

For more information, please contact Enrique Chacon at