one to one study skills tutor in st. andrews

posted
06 August 2018
contact
kris hosking, randstad student support
job type
temporary
salary
£ 26 - £ 35.55 per hour
apply now

posted
location
st. andrews, scotland
specialism
student support
job type
temporary
working hours
Part-Time
salary
£ 26 - £ 35.55 per hour
reference number
REFSTAndrews
contact
kris hosking, randstad student support
phone
0161 200 1930
apply now

job description

Do you enjoy working with students at University and love working in the exciting Higher Education setting? We are looking for one to one study skills tutors to work with disabled students at the University of St Andrews.

As a Specialist One to One Study Skills Tutor you would be empowering students on a one to one basis through a strategy based learning to become independent learners.

Your experience to enable these students to succeed is vital.

You will enjoy the following benefits:

* Ongoing training and professional development with our accredited in-house Learning.
* Flexible working hours, tailored to you and your schedule
* Competitive Rates of Pay £25 - £28 per hour
* Dedicated Consultant and point of contact
* Holiday Pay pro-rata (28 days)

* Refer a friend scheme

We are looking for Specialist One to One Study Skills Tutors who care about helping students who require this support:

Key Responsibilities:



* 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 have a driving ambition to be the change in these student's lives then apply online today. If you are successful we will arrange a telephone interview where we would inform you of 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 naming a few: documents; contract signing; minimum 2 referees.

If you have any questions or are interested in this role then please contact Kris Hosking on 0161 200 1930. 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.

skills

delivery of non-subject specific learning strategies,good written communication,one-to-one support,organisation,previous experience dealing with students with learning disabilities,understanding of demands of study,written communication

qualification

university

educational requirements

ADSHE (professional membership),BDA (full professi