Airport Greeter

Activity

Airport Greeters will be at the airport to welcome International and Domestic students to Christchurch and help with settling them into UC.

Hours involved in the activity

Up to two modules of 12 hours minimum per module. For every 12 hours of of active learning you can claim recognition for one skill and one attribute. NB: opportunities only exist to develop the skills and attributes specified for this activity in the grey areas of the table below. 

Eligibility/Selection Criteria

Students must be referred.

Training Provided

Relevant training and continued support will be provided prior to start date and on site at the airport. 

Contact

Trish Aitken
Email: trish.aitken@canterbury.ac.nz

Work readiness skill/Graduate attribute

By actively engaging in this activity, you can claim against the pre-determined intersection points detailed below. You should reflect on your experience and select the WRS/GA intersection point(s) that best represents your learning outcome.

  • B1 - Communication - You communicate effectively and appropriately for your audience and easily listen to others.  
  • B6 - Problem Solving - You notice current or potential issues and develop strategies to resolve those issues.
  • C1 - Communication - You can share and write information clearly.
  • C2 - Initiative & Enterprise - You plan and generate solutions to cope with changes.
  • C8 - Teamwork - You work with your team to resolve any issues that occur.
  • D1 - Communication - You explain your thoughts to be better understood and respect other cultural norms. 
  • D6 - Problem Solving - You test what works in a situation and develop strategies to resolve issues.
Matrix intersection points for Airport Greeter (highlighted in grey)
Co-curricular Record (CCR)

UC Graduate Attributes (GAs)

Bicultural Competence & Confidence Community Engagement Employability Innovation & Enterprise Global Awareness
Work Readiness Skills (WRS) Communication A1 B1 C1 D1
Initiative and enterprise A2 B2 C2 D2
Leadership A3 B3 C3 D3
Learning A4 B4 C4 D4
Planning and organising A5 B5 C5 D5
Problem solving A6 B6 C6 D6
Self-management A7 B7 C7 D7
Teamwork A8 B8 C8 D8
Technology A9 B9 C9 D9

CCR criteria

  • UC affiliated
  • Not an academic prerequisite
  • Not for academic credit

Are you interested in participating in this activity?