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Location:
Nottingham, East Midlands
Job type:
Temporary
Date Posted:
20 June 2019
reference number:
NOTTINGHAMMENTOR

Looking for a new challenge that works around your schedule? Would you love to work in a city in the heart of England famous for being know as the land of Robin Hood?

Look no further we have the perfect role for you...

We are recruiting a specialist mentor to support students with disabilities at universities in Nottingham to help aid and enhance their studies.

You will provide one to one assistance to students and work with an individual learning plan tailored to their specific needs. As a mentor you will encourage your students to take responsibility for their learning and provide them with the tools to develop their skills.

As a mentor not only will you encourage your students to become more confident and independent learners to help enhance their studies, you will help them develop this for future life. You may adapt your sessions to suit the student needs and always put the student and their goals first.

Benefits:

* Flexible working hours
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata - up to £3.35/holiday hour
* £20-£27.50 per hour
* Working for the UK's leading provider
* Interacting directly with students

Responsibilities:

You will help your students with:

* Time Management
* Assignment Planning
* Writing
* Numeracy
* Enhancing social skills and confidence
* Developing skills for managing academic stress

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:

As this is a specialist role, you must hold a professional membership with one of the following organisations:

* Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP)
* British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) Accreditation
* British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) Individual or Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP)
* British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) - Under a member institution
* British Psychological Society Chartered Member (CPsychol)/IAPT register/ Graduate Member (MBPsS) AND also PG qualification in Psychology or Mental Health
* Counselling & Psychotherapy in Scotland (COSCA) Accredited Member
* Federation of Drugs & Alcohol Professionals (FDAP)
* National Counsellor Accreditation Certificate (NCAC)
* General Medical Council (GMC) - Psychiatry
* Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) (Arts Therapist/ Occupational Therapist/ Practitioner Psychologist/ Social worker in England)
* Irish Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (IACP) Accredited Member
* Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) - Mental Health Nurse/ community Mental Health nurse / Psychiatric Nurse.
* Social worker body for Scotland SSSC/ Wales CCWales/ NI (NISCC)
* UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) Full Clinical Individual Member
* Mental Health & Addictions Nurses (MHAN) Member

To support students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) you must hold a degree and a teaching qualification with comprehensive training in adult autism

Further skills/requirements include:

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Ability to identify ways of helping students to build on their learning strengths whilst maintaining a confidential and professional working relationship
* Accurate spelling and grammar skills
* Punctuality and reliability
* Good organisational skills
* Ideally you will have experience in working with specific learning difficulties individuals in higher or further education

If your ready for a new challenge and want to help students shape a better future then apply today, we need to hear from you!

Please contact us on 0161 247 8800 if you have any questions or require any further information.

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.