Study Assistant

7 days left

Recruiter
Randstad Student Support
Location
Canterbury
Salary
£9 - £10/hour holiday pay, AON Benefits
Posted
21 Oct 2020
Closes
28 Oct 2020
Ref
1760778801
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Would you like a rewarding a positive role supporting students one to one, while they study at one of the leading Arts Universities Randstad Student & Worker Support are looking for reliable and committed Study Assistants to work with students at University for Creative Arts - Canterbury Campus. As a student support worker you will provide one to one support carrying out tasks such as taking accurate notes, encouraging the student, helping them go through work and keeping them on tasks. Some students due to their disability may find it difficult to carry out these activities themselves and require some extra guidance, support and encouragement. You may also be needed to provide practical support to ensure the student is able to manage their studies effectively Benefits: Flexible working hours E-learning and CPD 28 days holiday pay pro rata £8.50 - £10 per hour - plus holiday pay Working for the UK's leading provider Gain an understanding of art studies Be part of a hub of creativity Responsibilities: Providing Study Assistant 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 maintain a professional role as a support worker 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 Providing practical support, this may be in the library, laboratory or workshop/studio etc. As well as mobility support to assist a student with a physical impairment in manoeuvring around the campus Reading aloud Scribing Text checking (pointing out errors but not providing corrections) You will work closely with Randstad regarding the needs of individual students, ensuring 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. Requirements: Punctuality and reliability Good listening and communication skills Ideal candidate will be compassionate and committed to helping others Have neat handwriting - able to produce notes in a legible and presentable manner You will need to be able to work quickly and under time restrictions Ideally you will have experience in working with people who have a specific learning difficulty Experience in a support worker background A background in art studies is desirable, but not essential Conclusion: If you have the above skills and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education…please apply now or email us at 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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