How to create Self-assignable roles
Self-assignable roles are a type of role that anybody on your team can grant themselves. These can help members identify as a specific role, class, or platform preference. Any role can be made into a self-assigned role by enabling this option in the Roles menu:
How to set up self-assignable roles
1. Go to Settings > Roles and turn the Self-assignable toggle to on.
When a role is set as self-assignable, users will adopt the role from the Role Card, which can be expanded upon clicking the role in an @ mention.
Using self-assignable roles can be an efficient way to give your team members access to groups, categories, and channels specific to their role.