Study Assistant

11 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you like to help students fulfil their academic potential whilst having a role that fits around your current commitments?

Randstad Student & Worker Support are looking for reliable and committed Study Assistants to work with students at University of Portsmouth

As a student support worker you will carry out various activities and take accurate notes for students who due to their disability find it difficult to carry out these activities themselves.

For this particular student we do need someone who has a maths background or at least an understanding and the ability to record maths type material.


Flexible working hours
Elearning and CPD
28 days holiday pay pro rata
£7.83 £9 per hour plus holiday pay
Working for the UKs leading provider
Campus is a short walk from the city centre
Gain an understanding of art studies


Providing Study Assistant 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 maintain a professional role as a support worker 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
Providing practical support in the library, laboratory or workshop/studio etc.
Reading aloud
Text checking (pointing out errors but not providing corrections)
Role may include providing practical and mobility support to assist a student with a physical impairment in manoeuvring around the campus

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.


Punctuality and reliability
Good listening and communication skills
Ideal candidate will be compassionate and committed to helping others
Have neat handwriting able to produce notes in a legible and presentable manner
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
A background in maths is desirable, but not essential


If you have the above skills and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education please apply now or get in touch on ##### ######or by email: .

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