Sighted Guide Support

Employer
Randstad Student Support
Location
Bedfordshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
8 Nov 2020

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Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
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Would you like a role that could fit around your schedule? Then Randstad may have the perfect opportunity for you with this great part-time role...

Randstad Student & Worker Support are looking for reliable and committed individuals to work with students at the University of Bedfordshire to provide Sighted Guide support for October 2020 (this role has an immediate start)

Working as a Sighted Guide, you will be providing an essential service to students with a visual impairment by helping students to navigate around campus whilst having the chance to learn something new every day.

Benefits:
- E-learning and CPD
- 28 days holiday pay pro-rata
- £8.72-£10 per hour - you will receive this rate, plus holiday pay and other benefits
- Working for the UK's leading provider
- There is no need for you to have previous experience as training and online support will be provided.

Responsibilities:

Providing Sighted Guide support to students with visual impairments your responsibilities will include:

To provide one to one mobility assistance to students with a visual impairment helping them navigate their way around the campus.
To maintain a professional role as a Sighted Guide 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.If you are interested in this rewarding role supporting students in Higher Education and you meet the above requirements, we would love to hear from you. For more information, please contact the team on (phone number removed)

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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