The University of Manchester is recruiting students to provide guided historical tours around campus. The tours cover our major buildings, landmarks and sites of discovery as well as notable individuals from the University’s past. The tours run on a regular basis and last approximately an hour.

Our University Heritage Guidesrepresent the University and convey our important and prestigious past to visitors. Guides need to be enthusiastic, approachable and confident.

The University is seeking to recruit first or second year undergraduate students or postgraduate students to join a new team of Guides. These sought after positions are an excellent opportunity to enhance your CV, gain valuable communication skills and earn extra income. You should be enthusiastic about the history of the University and Manchester, but a detailed knowledge is not required as full training will be provided.

Pay:  £10 per hour.

For more information on the University of Manchester History and Heritage, please visit

If you are interested in becoming a University Heritage Guide please email for an application form.