Specialist one-to-one study skills support (SpLD)

Randstad Student Support
Preston, UK
13 Aug 2019
23 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for new rewarding role where you can make a huge difference to student's lives?

Are you looking for a new challenge, where you can work flexibly around your schedule?

We are looking for people with a background in SpLD who can work with university students to develop their study skills and learning strategies. You will work on a one-to-one basis with a caseload of students to help them manage their challenges and to achieve their academic goals.

We are looking for support workers in the Preston, Lancashire area to help support students at The University of Central Lancashire. If you are willing to travel then we are also looking for support workers to meet students at universities across the North West including Lancaster University, University of Bolton, University of Salford, University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University. You could work across all these universities if available.

We are looking for the right individuals to start working with students in September 2019.


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 Akash Patel on (phone number removed).

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

We're the UK's leading provider of support workers to students with disabilities, health conditions or additional learning needs.

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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