Notetaker - Wolverhampton

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£7.50 - £8.50/hour holiday pay
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Do you thrive on making a difference?

Do you want to join the team and help our students to reach their full potential?

Here at Randstad, we are looking for reliable Note takers to support students who require physical notes to be taken on their behalf due to physical impairment, health conditions or a learning disability. You will be required to attend university lectures / seminars to take notes, or support may be helping students around campus.

The role is based in Wolverhampton and is to start September/October 2017.

As a student support worker you will attend various lectures and seminars and take accurate notes for students who due to their disability find it difficult to make notes for themselves.

Benefits:

* Flexible working hours - you choose your own hours
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata - perfect for the summer holidays and Easter and Christmas breaks
* £7.50 - £8.50 per hour - you will receive this rate, plus your benefits such as holidays
* Working for the UK's leading provider - you're in safe hands
* Improving your knowledge for free by being a part of higher education lectures

Responsibilities:

Providing note taking support to students suffering from disabilities/mental health conditions your responsibilities will include:

* Producing accurate and legible handwritten notes for lectures, seminars/tutorials and group tasks
* To review notes at the end of the lecture and ensure they are in a suitable format for the student to access effectively
* To maintain a professional role as a note taker and be aware of the need to maintain this professional relationship with the student at all times
* To act in the best interests of learners at all times whilst also working within the policies and procedures of the institution

You will work closely with Randstad regarding the needs of individual students, and to ensure that any concerns are addressed in a timely manner. You will be expected to act professionally and maintain confidentiality within your role at all times, sharing all relevant information with Randstad to ensure the best possible service to your students.

Requirements:

* Have neat handwriting able to present notes in a legible and presentable manner
* Accurate spelling and grammar skills
* Punctuality and reliability
* You will need to be able to work quickly and under time restrictions
* Good organisational skills
* Ideally you will have experience in working with specific learning difficulties individuals in higher or further education

Conclusion:

If you have the above skills and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education….please apply now!

Randstad SWS acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad SWS is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone