Specialist One-to-One Study Skills Tutor

Randstad Student Support
11 Jan 2019
01 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you be interested in a new role in supporting students and helping them achieve their goals? Do you have the skills and experience required to support students through their university life and to help them to overcome barriers related to their SpLD?

We are looking for people with a background in SpLD who can work with university students to develop their study skills and learning strategies. Ultimately, you will work with students so they can create a better future for themselves.

We are looking for support workers in the Sunderland area to help support students at the university campus. If you are willing to travel then we are also looking for support workers to meet students at universities across the North East including Newcastle University, Northumbria University, Durham University and Teesside University. You could work across all these universities if available.

We are looking for the right individuals to start working with students straight away to really make a difference.


* Flexible working hours on a part-time basis – you can chose your own hours
* A competitive hourly pay rate plus additional benefits, e.g. holiday pay
* Working for the UK’s leading provider – you’re in safe hands
* Interacting directly with students – YOU help them to achieve their goals


Providing individual support to students with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD). You will help your students with:

* Building skills to help manage Spld-related disabilities
* Help with researching, structuring and reviewing assignments
* Building skills in time management, organisation and independent learning
* Supporting students to build their own independence


You MUST hold a professional membership with one of the following:

* Professional Association for Teachers and Assessors (PATOSS) – Full Membership
* British Dyslexia Association (BDA)
* Dyslexia Guild – Associate Member
* The Association of Dyslexia Specialists in Higher Education (ADSHE)

Further skills/requirements include:

* Ability to identify ways of helping students to build on their learning strengths whilst maintaining a confidential and professional working relationship
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Accurate spelling and grammar
* Punctuality and reliability

If you have the above and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education then we want to talk to you. Please apply online today with a CV that includes your relevant qualifications.

For more information please call Ella Smith on (phone number removed).

With you on board we can really help our students have a better future.

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

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