specialist mentor in kingston upon hull

posted
06 August 2018
contact
callum nolan, randstad student support
job type
temporary
salary
£ 20 - £ 25 per hour
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posted
location
kingston upon hull, yorkshire and the humber
specialism
student support
job type
temporary
working hours
Part-Time
salary
£ 20 - £ 25 per hour
reference number
HCSM
contact
callum nolan, randstad student support
phone
0161 200 1930
apply now

job description

Are you looking for a role that allows you to pick your own hours? Are you looking for a rewarding position that varies day to day?

Randstad Student Support is recruiting a Specialist Mentor to work with at Hull College

Location: Hull

We have students with disabilities/mental health conditions who are requiring one to one support in their Higher Education studies. We are looking for the right individuals to support our students to really make a difference. The Role is to start in September 2018 at the start of the new academic year.

Specialist mentors provide one to one assistance to students and work with an Individual Learning Plan (ILP). They encourage students to take responsibility for their own learning and to develop their skills.

They can help students to become more confident and independent learners so that they are able to use their enhanced skills, not only at university, but also to take with them into the workplace. Sessions are tailored to suit specific individual needs as each individual is different

Benefits:

* Flexible working hours

* 28 days holiday pay pro rata

* £20-£25 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 & 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

Conclusion:

Don't miss this great opportunity and hit Apply Now!

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

empathy,listening,managing case-loads,multitasking,one-to-one support,oral communication,organisation,time management

qualification

university

educational requirements

ADSHE (professional membership),BDA (full professi