Manual Note-taker

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Dundee
Salary
£10.00/hour 28 days holiday pay (pro rata)
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Note taker & General Academic Support Staff required

Make a difference and help support disabled students to achieve their goals, by providing academic support that will help further their University education.

We are looking for Support Workers to attend lectures/other classes at the University of Dundee, and take notes on behalf of students who are unable to do so due to a disability, including physical impairment, health condition or a specific learning difficulty. Support Workers may also be required to provide One-to-One Assistance and general help around the University / Library facilities.

Commencing: September 2017 (part-time/flexible hours)
Pay rate: £10 hour

Personal Attributes:

* Maintain appropriate professional boundaries with student(s)
* Must be able to organise and manage fluctuating workloads
* Flexibility to meet the needs of the student
* Punctual, timely and reliable
* Commit to working with a student for a full academic year

Responsibilities:

* To produce an accurate and legible handwritten record of lectures, seminars and discussions in the student's preferred format
* Provide One-to-One assistance and Library support
* To act in the best interests of students at all times whilst also working within the policies and procedures of the University of Dundee
* To ensure student confidentiality, professionalism and respect is maintained at all times
* To follow agreed recording and reporting system in a timely manner

Requirements:

* Educated to degree level or studying towards a degree
* Have neat handwriting and be able to present notes in a legible and presentable manner
* Accurate spelling and grammar
* Excellent organisation and communication skills
* Punctual and reliable
* You will need to be able to work quickly and under time restrictions
* Experience of working with disabled individuals is desirable
* Have awareness of Safeguarding and be suitable to work with learners 16+

You will enjoy a benefits package that includes:

* Competitive Rates of Pay £10 per hour
* Flexible Working
* Holiday Pay per rata
* Dedicated Consultant

If you feel this is the opportunity for you and have the desire to make a real difference, then apply online today.

Please note that if successful, you will be asked to attend an assessment.

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