Specialist one to one study skills tutor

Randstad Student Support
01 Nov 2018
01 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Specialist One to One Study Skills Support

Do you want to make a sustainable positive change in another person life? Do you wake up each morning wanting to help someone each day?

We are looking for passionate individuals that want to aid student’s for them to achieve their academic goals, to set them up for their careers. Work with disabled student’s to bring them on an equal level with their peers, so they can achieve their dream life. Help them fulfil their potential, with strategy based learning empowering them to become fully independent learners.

This is your opportunity to influence and motivate students with your outstanding knowledge and experience.

The benefits as part of our Specialist one to one study skills team:

* Be a part of the experienced, dedicated team at the college
* Your own college email account, so your kept upto date with college developments
* Free on campus parking
* Your own room for support to take place in on campus grounds
* Free training for Read, Write Gold
* Dedicated college disability co-ordinator on site
* Help your own students achieve their educational or vocational goals.
* Dedicated consultant
* Flexible working hours so you can tailor your working hours to suit your schedule!
* Competitive rates of £20-29.00 per hour (depending on the assignment)
* 28 days holiday pro rata

Key Responsibilities:

* Providing one-to-one support in private rooms to students with learning difficulties or recognised on the Autism Spectrum.
* Developing and introducing strategies that are non-subject specific support strategies including time management and organisation to aid the student to get on top of their schedule enabling them to achieve a healthy work-life balance.
* Working closely with individual students to develop their own strategies for essay writing skills, exam preparation and overall academic performance
* Understanding professional boundaries, with the student not acting as a counsellor or mental health advocate.
* Effectively managing your own caseload and booking of your sessions.
* Updating student attendance after sessions via the OPUS online system.

Requirements for the role:

Membership of one of the below bodies;

* PATOSS – full membership
* BDA – full membership
* ADSHE – full membership
* Dyslexia Guild – full, fellow or associate membership

Desirable Qualifications:

Autism / Asperger’s Qualifications of one of the below;

* All NAS core autism online training modules
* Holds a PG Certificate in Autism / PG Certificate in Aspergers

If you feel this opportunity is what you have been waiting for and you can assist these student’s to achieve their goals then apply online today. If you are successful we will arrange a telephone interview where we would inform you on the call whether you have passed the interview, then we take you through the registration process. The registration process varies between 2 weeks – 6 weeks, which include to name a few: documents; contract signing; minimum 2 referees.

If you have any questions or are interested in this role then please contact Nicola Toon on (Apply online only). We look forward to hearing from you.

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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