10 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you like to help students fulfil their academic potential whilst having a role which will fit around your current commitments?

As a Note Taker you will provide an essential service to students with disabilities while having the chance to learn something new everyday.

Randstad Student & Worker Support are looking for reliable and committed Academic Note Takers and Study Assistants to work with Students at University of Essex.

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.


Flexible working hours
Elearning and CPD
28 days holiday pay pro rata
£7.83 £9 per hour you will receive this rate, plus your benefits such as holidays
Working for the UKs leading provider
Improving your knowledge for free by being a part of higher education lectures


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.


Have neat handwriting able to produce notes in a legible and presentable manner
Good typing skills preferable
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


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

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