Are you a PhD student interested in a substantial saving on your accommodation rent? Then you might be interested in becoming a Residence Advisor.

What do Resident Advisors do?

Resident Advisors are volunteer postgraduate students who make sure students living in Aston Student Village are receiving the pastoral and welfare support they need. Read the job description for Residence Advisors


What are the benefits?

This post is residential, and you'll be provided with a substantially discounted self-contained flat in Aston Student Village, including all utility bills. The discount is around 90% off the market rate.

Am I eligible?

To be eligible to apply, you must have:

  • Over 12 months until the submission deadline of your PhD.
  • A valid contract of studentship for the duration of your role as Residence Advisor.
  • Be willing to complete a DBS check

If your studentship should be terminated, you will lose your role as Residence Advisor and the accommodation allocated to you.

Who can I contact for more information?

If you have any questions about the role please email one of our Senior Residence Advisors

Sounds great! How do I apply?

We are currently recruiting! To apply, please email an expression of interest - of between 1-2 A4 pages outlining your experience and how you meet the skills required, to the Senior Residence Advisor