The majority of you will have to work whilst studying at university to tackle the cost-of-living crisis or bolster your current income. Our JobShop advertises local part-time roles in more than retail and bar work - find something relevant to you to help build your CV.
We can also offer certified courses, skill sessions and essential qualifications to help boost your employability. Head over to our what's on page to see what skills sessions we have coming up, and if you don’t see a course you’re interested in, drop us an email and we’ll do our best to organise it for you.
We have many opportunities of paid work at the Students’ Union throughout the year and all our current vacancies can be found in Union Jobs, but if there isn’t anything that suits you, please see the vacancies section below for part-time opportunities with other local organisations.
To apply for any of these vacancies, please contact the employer directly through the details on the advert.
Receptionist (Hemel Hempstead)
£11.33 per hour
Are you passionate about delivering outstanding customer care and have excellent communication skills? You’ll become an important part of our front of house team when you join Water Mill House in Hemel Hempstead as our Receptionist. You’ll be polite, confident and will always go the extra mile to make our residents and their families feel welcomed.
Cleaner (Hayes, Uxbridge)
Up to £12 per hour
You can work full-time or part-time and choose your own hours. We're perfect whether you want full-time work or regular part-time hours. Need to work around the school run? Only available at weekends? Need to work around a second job? No problem! You can set your hours around your other commitments.
Customer Advisor (B and Q Aylesbury)
30 Hours per week
Join our team, and you'll become an expert advisor. An inspiration as well as a guide. The person who gets to know every customer and their home improvement projects. Sales will be important, of course, as will things like managing stock, setting up displays, and making sure your store looks great. You'll have the opportunity to be trained in paint-mixing and cutting timber, but truly great customer service will be your main aim.
Finance Assistant Marlow)
Up to £14.00 per hour
6-12 hours, 3 days per week
An exciting opportunity for a Finance Assistant to join our client on a temporary, ongoing basis. This role would suit someone setting out to complete their studies in accountancy or taking their accountancy qualifications, who is looking to develop their skills within a growing business.
Gardener (Amersham Road, High Wycombe)
£12 per hour
2 hours a week
No Experience needed
Careers Youth Worker (Aylesbury)
£14,865 ((Equivalent to £30,969 FT)
Part Time - 18 hours per week
We are looking for a part time Careers Youth Worker to join our Drop-in team for 12 months, to develop and deliver an education, training and employment (ETE) project for Aylesbury Vale’s 13-25 year olds. The need in our area is great; last year young people asked Youth Concern for support with education, training, and employment on 900 separate occasions.
- Application Deadline:Thu 14 Dec 2023
Administration Assistant (Amersham)
£24,960 per annum FTE*
20 hours per week
The Administrative Assistant will work with the UK Senior Merchandiser to maximise revenue from the website to deliver a best-in class customer experience and maximise commercial opportunities. The role requires you to be able to work as a part of the team as well as autonomously, to manage a busy schedule and have a passion for getting the small details right.
Sales Advisor - Part Time (High Wycombe)
£11.16 hourly rate, plus bonus and benefits
12 hours per week across 2 days (must have weekend availability)
As a Sales Advisor, you’re not just sitting at a till and you’re definitely not moving boxes - you’re helping people through the biggest moments of their lives. So think of this as a hybrid role: part customer service, part sales and part facilities management. This is a truly unique job and no day is exactly the same.
Barista (Bucks Students Union, High Wycombe Campus)
£13.17 per hour including annual leave allowance
Flexible hours available up to 37 hours a week, term time
If you have the energy and enthusiasm to assist us in achieving our goal of making life better for our students, then we have the ideal opportunity for you to join our Venue and Events team.
The ideal candidate for this role will be a trained Barista who is highly self-motivated with exceptional customer service skills.
£10.90 per hour
1-2 hours per day
Flexible shifts available morning or evening to fit around University schedule
Musical Theatre Assistant (Maidenhead)
£10-£15 p/h dependant on experience
PQA Maidenhead is recruiting for a Musical Theatre assistant for their Saturday academy. Our students, are aged from 6-18 years old so some experience of working with children and young people would be an advantage.
Front of House - Premier Inn Uxbridge
£11.12 per hour 18 hours per week
Come and be a Front of House Team Member at Premier Inn in London Uxbridge Town Centre Premier Inn. As the friendly face of our hotel, use your fun personality and your customer service skills to welcome guests. Help them to rest easy from the moment they check in - be it making a cocktail, serving a meal or joining up with the housekeeping team to get rooms perfect. Immediate start, no experience needed.
Litigation Administrator (Aylesbury)
£22,816 to £24,336 a year Per annum pro rata
A fantastic opportunity has arisen within the trust corporate Litigation Team for the position of Litigation Administrator. The post supports the Litigation team in the day to day handling of clinical and non clinical negligence claims and inquests.
Part time Operations Support (High Wycombe)
Our prestigious client is currently recruiting for a part time Operations Support to join their busy team. You will be responsible for processing and dispatching customer orders from the central High Wycombe office and providing outstanding customer service which will include providing excellent customer service to provide resolution via telephone, email and webchat. This role that would suit a team player who is collaborative, customer-focused, and adaptive to change.
Temporary Christmas Sales Associate - Part Time (Uxbridge)
Competitive Pay, bonus available on completion of contract.
Our Sales Associates make sure Christmas truly sparkles for our Customers! You’ll have a passion for putting the customer first and creating memorable customer experiences. While you may not specifically have jewellery experience, you will certainly have an interest in jewellery products and brands. A positive, ‘can-do’ attitude is essential, with a natural ability for striking up a conversation with a diverse range of customers.
Kiosk/Bar Worker - Wycombe Wanderers Football Club
£10.42 per hour plus £1.25 per hour holiday pay
Various hours to suit dependent on fixtures and events.
To support the team on matchdays and corporate functions at Wycombe Wanderers Football club in various locations such as food kiosks/bars and hospitality.
Softcat Internships - July 2024
£20,000 a year - Internship, Fixed term contract
For University students seeking a year in placement, Softcat's Internship Programme provides a fantastic opportunity to enhance and develop your skills and experience. Our 13-month programme will enable you to take on responsibilities within a variety of roles, lead on projects and make a genuine impact in our organisation. As we continue to expand and grow our internship programme, this is an exciting opportunity to join!
Activity Lead for Childrens Activity Camp
£10.65 per hour
Are you interested in working with children? Do you enjoy activities such as Arts & Crafts, Football, Dance, Tennis and Baking? Join the fun with Camp Beaumont!
Kids Coding Tutor
Have you got what it takes to be an awesome Code Ninjas Sensei?
We operate out of the BNU Campus and are looking for BNU Students to be our paid instructors.
Tennis Coach (High Wycombe Lawn Tennis Club)
£12-£20 per hour (Dependant on tennis qualifications and experience)
We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate individual to work alongside our team of experienced coaches. The candidate would assist and run junior group sessions with the opportunity to run adult groups if they desire.
Logiscool UK is a franchised business, with an exclusive centre open in Marlow; having already established itself in Wimbledon (London). We are an engaging, professional, fun, family business and our goal is to inspire the next generation of coders & programmers!
A Futsal Club based in MIlton Keynes is looking for FA Level 1 Qualified coaches!
Student Development Ambassador
Working closely with the Training and Development Coordinator and course reps to ensure we are providing a diverse, developmental and fun offer, you would be expected to be passionate about self-development and driven to help provide suitable opportunities for all members of Bucks Students’ Union
Holmer Green FC are looking for 1-2 qualified Sports Therapists or Physiotherapists to assist at training and match days
LA-Koco Coffee are looking for an experienced barista to work independently on Saturdays.
ASP.NET / C# web developer
We’re looking for a bright and enthusiastic junior web developer to join our small but established team working on a number of ongoing innovative projects.
Bucks Students’ Union operates a Wednesday and Friday evening bus service between the main High Wycombe Campuses for students and the University. The role will involve picking students up from Brook Street and Hughenden and shuttling them to the University on a Wednesday and Friday night/early morning.
Part Time Work - High Wycombe
This is a link to part time vacancies in and around High Wycombe should there be nothing specific for you on our JobShop page.
Part Time Work - Uxbridge
This is a link to part time vacancies in and around Uxbridge should there be nothing specific for you on our JobShop page.
For further information on any of the details on this page, please contact email@example.com or call us on 01494 601 600.
To advertise jobs through the Union is completely free of charge. Simply email the details to firstname.lastname@example.org. We are only able to advertise opportunities that meet the criteria of all our Students’ Union policies and values.
All of our students have different timetables and course commitments can be difficult to rearrange so we are able to promote any opportunities that are flexible. A full-time degree means full-time hours, therefore it’s imperative that students only work part-time with contracts, we’d suggest, up to 18 hours per week.
Please note, we are unable to advertise unpaid internships, full-time roles or graduate roles on this page. We are a real living wage employer, and we encourage all employer adverts to support our students the same way.