Buddy Scheme Role Profile

E = Essential

D = Desirable

Knowledge and Experience

  •  Existing DMU student (E)
  •  Good knowledge of DMU and of the city of Leicester (E)
  •  Good cultural awareness (E)
  •  Interest in another culture (D)
  •  Experience of mentoring or befriending (D)
  •  Experience of living or studying in another country (D)

Skills, Abilities and Competencies

  •  Ability to balance social, academic and professional commitments (E)
  •  Good timekeeping and reliability (E)
  •  Good interpersonal skills (E)
  •  Enthusiasm and positive outlook (E)
  •  Proactive and able to work on your own initiative (E)
  •  Good listening skills (E)


  • Commitment to attend a 1-hour training session in October and Welcome event (E)
  • Commitment to make contact your buddies once a week and to try to arrange to meet up every 2 weeks (E)
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