Student Jobs

Student Jobs – Exciting opportunities from Pitman’s People…

If you’re looking for student jobs you’ve come to the right place. Want to top up the bank balance whilst having fun and meeting great people? Students need temporary work which is challenging, fun and well paid. Pitman’s People always have student jobs available. We work on events with capacities of up to 500,000 attendees. We’ve been working in the events industry since 2001 and have supplied passionate teams of Event personnel since 2009.The student jobs we offer include Waiters, Hosts, Bar Staff, Marshalls, Stewards, Site Security, First Aiders, Door Supervisors, Brand Ambassadors, Promotional Staff, Registration Staff, Sampling Staff, Canvassers, Leaflet Distributors, Data Capture Staff, Costumed Characters and Multi-lingual Event Staff and many more!

We’ve been providing event staff and temporary workers since 2001. We’ve worked on almost every major music and sporting experience in the UK. We’ve also worked alongside the top five temporary structure companies globally.

Oliver Pitman, Managing Director, established Pitman’s People in London in 2001. He saw a need for professional, skilled, personable event infrastructure and front of house staff across the board in London and nationally. Pitman’s People has been providing permanent, temporary and student jobs since then. Over a decade later we have a team of over 600 friendly, skilled workers on our books and we’re constantly expanding.

Time away from studies is precious; so don’t spend weeks applying to different companies. At Pitmans we’re an agency and employer rolled into one. We’ll find you a position and make sure you’re trained and ready for it. We’ll put you in teams with like-minded people who will make you feel at home and give you support and advice for the duration of the work.

We’ve built up a huge number of clients and we always ensure we’re working on the biggest and most prestigious events. In the past we’ve offered applicants student jobs working on landmark events such as the 2012 London Olympics and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

We take pride in our relationship with our staff. We promote growth, development and teamwork. We take time to understand, care for, and support our recruits. That’s the reason our team keeps growing.

Want to know more? Get in touch with us to find out how we can help you today! You can also check out our student jobs vacancies below.

FAQs – Pitman’s Student Jobs

How do I register for student jobs with Pitman’s People?

Send us your details here

What sort of student jobs do you offer?

We offer temporary and permanent positions in the events industry

Does is matter how much work experience I have had?

It help if you have some relevant experience, but the key qualities we look for are enthusiasm, dedication and professionalism.

Is there a charge for registering with Pitman’s People?

No, there’s no charge for joining the team.

What happens once I’ve registered?

We’ll contact you and invite you for an interview.

How can I be assured of confidentiality and know that my CV will not be sent out without my permission?

We keep all client details on our secure database. We never share employee details with other parties.

What do I do if I have a complaint?

Contact your HR Manager. We always take staff complaints seriously and do our best to resolve he problem quickly.

What information do I need to provide to register for temporary work?

We’ll need a current CV.

What are the pay rates for student jobs?

These rates vary depending on the position.

How am I notified of assignments?

Via email, text or phonecall.

What happens if I cannot go to work?

Contact us via phonecall or text at least 4 hours before you start

How do I know what hours I have worked?

You get a payslip once you have worked and you will see all the hours.

What if I am temping but really want permanent work?

Let us know your availability and we’ll work around this.

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“It’s difficult to put into words how pleased we were with the service provided by Pitman’s – every step of the way we felt as though Pitman’s were very attentive to our needs and genuinely cared about the success of our event. The office staff worked hard to match our criteria, providing us with enthusiastic, self-motivated and friendly staff for our event. The whole Pitman’s team work exceptionally well together and it is clear that the employees are valued and respected.”

Nia Johnston, American Apparel

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Job Vacancies (Click to Expand)

Student Jobs - Event staff required
We are currently looking to extend our database of casual staff to come and work on some of our exciting events in 2013. We offer a range of ‘student jobs’ to students or workers on a temporary visa.

Are you bubbly, confident, friendly, presentable and out-going? Do you have experience in bar work, waitressing or customer service? Are you able to use your own initiative, divulge into given tasks and work well as part of a team? If so we’d like to hear from you.

Our projects range from 1 day through to 3 months, which gives you the flexibility to choose when you can and can’t work. Mid-week, evening and weekend work available. Wages start from £8.10ph, with the potential for internal promotion to team leaders where wages start from £10ph.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in please send your CV and a brief description of why this suits you to or click here to register now!

We look forward to hearing from you.