academic note taker in docklands

posted
06 August 2018
contact
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
job type
temporary
salary
£ 7.83 - £ 10 per hour
apply now

posted
location
docklands, london
specialism
student support
job type
temporary
working hours
Part-Time
salary
£ 7.83 - £ 10 per hour
reference number
UELNOTES
contact
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
phone
0161 247 8800
apply now

job description

Are you interested in a role which will allow you to make a real difference to students lives? A role which will give you access to great benefits at the same time? Do you have a lifestyle that part time hours would suit perfectly? Then we have the perfect role for you!

Randstad Student Support are recruiting for Academic Note Takers and Study Assistants to work with Students at the University of East London.

Please note, we are recruiting for both campuses, the addresses for both campuses are as follows:

Stratford campus: Stratford Campus, Water Ln, London E15 4LZ

Docklands campus: University Way, London E16 2RD

We have students with varying disabilities/mental health conditions who require support in their timetabled lectures or seminars and in the library. We are looking for the right individuals with experience in an academic environment to start from September.

As a student support worker you will attend university and assist students who find it difficult to carry out certain tasks for themselves, such as note taking in lectures and seminars.

Benefits:



* Flexible working hours - you choose your own hours.
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata - perfect for the summer holidays and Christmas breaks.
* £7.83 per hour to £10 per hour - you will receive this rate, plus your benefits such as holidays.
* Working for the UK's leading provider of Non-Medical Helper Support - you're in safe hands.
* Improving your knowledge for free by being a part of higher education lectures.

Responsibilities:

Providing note taking 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 review notes at the end of the lecture and ensure they are in a suitable format for the student to access effectively.
* To maintain a professional role as a note taker 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.

Requirements:



* Have neat handwriting able to present notes in a legible and presentable manner.
* Accurate spelling and grammar skills.
* Punctuality and reliability.
* You will need to be able to work quickly and under time restrictions.
* Good organisational skills.
* Experience in an academic setting - ideally you will have studied yourself.
* Ideally you will have experience in working with specific learning difficulties individuals in higher or further education.

If you meet the requirements, and are really interested in a role that is not only rewarding, but will develop your skills and experience then please do get in touch and apply today.

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.

skills

grammar,listening,multitasking,organisation,scribe,spelling,time management,working with students,written communication