Talent Bank will be re-opening at the end of October 2020 with 350 available spaces given on a first-come, first-served basis. If you join the scheme, you'll be expected attend a Talent Bank induction. Once spaces have been taken up, registrations will close again until the new year.

What is the Talent Bank?

Talent Bank gives you the opportunity to apply for paid temporary and part-time work across various departments within the University of Westminster. It's a fantastic opportunity to earn some extra cash, develop transferable skills, gain valuable professional experience and increase your job prospects for after graduation.

The number and types of opportunities available via the Talent Bank vary from year to year, month to month, but all roles are paid. If you register for Talent Bank, you're expected to attend a dedicated Welcome Session and to make use of the resources available on Engage, to ensure you're equipped to submit quality applications to your chosen roles. 

To find out more watch our short video:

What will I be paid?

Within the University of Westminster, you can earn either £8.72 (National Living Wage), £10.75 (London Living Wage) or £12 an hour depending on the job. You'll need to fill in a timesheet each month and will be paid on a monthly basis.

How do I apply?

Talent Bank will be re-opening at the end of October 2020 with 350 available spaces given on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications will close as soon as the spaces become full.

We'll be accepting a second round of applications in Spring for the 2020-21 academic year. Please check back next year for more information. You can also follow our dedicated Careers and Employability Instagram and Twitter accounts, for updates. 

Work With Us Funding

Talent Bank are pleased be taking on funding from the Quintin Hogg Trust for 2020-21, to offer an increased number of roles to students, who may be facing financial hardship due to COVID-19. The aim of this funding is to provide students a chance to find paid work at the university, while it may be harder to obtain work elsewhere.

Limited funding is available to University of Westminster staff who are looking to recruit student helper(s). Funded roles should be no longer than 3 months (unless otherwise agreed) and are subject to strict terms and conditions.

Staff can find out more about the available funding by contacting us at [email protected].

Funding will only be available for a limited time and Talent Bank reserve the right to close staff applications, once the funding has been used. 

EU and EEA national students

Please read this information sheet if you are an EU or EEA national student working in the University of Westminster (PDF):

If you cannot find the information you’re looking for on our webpages or if you have any other questions, get in touch with us at [email protected].