specialist notetaker in cottingham

23 July 2018
kris hosking, randstad student support
job type
£ 11 per hour
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cottingham, yorkshire and the humber
student support
job type
working hours
£ 11 per hour
reference number
kris hosking, randstad student support
0161 200 1930
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job description

Are you looking for a role that is rewarding and gives you knowledge of a new subject? Do you enjoy the University lifestyle? We are looking for specialist notetakers at the University of Hull.

The role is term time only and would suit someone looking for part time work around study or 2nd job.

Please note: this is a Specialist Note Taker role. To do this role, you will need to be up-skilled and therefore have to carry out a short online training session provided by Randstad and be able to type a minimum of 45 words per minute.

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.

As a student support worker, you will attend various lectures and seminars and take accurate notes for students who due to their disability find it difficult to make notes for themselves.


* Flexible working hours
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata - perfect for the summer holidays and Christmas breaks
* £10-£12 per hour - you will receive this rate, plus your benefits such as holidays
* Working for the UK's leading provider - you're in safe hands
* Improving your knowledge for free by being a part of higher education lectures


Providing note taking support to students suffering from disabilities/mental health conditions your responsibilities will include:

* Producing accurate notes for lectures, seminars/tutorials and group tasks on your laptop
* 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.


* Accurate spelling and typing skills
* Punctuality and reliability
* You will need to be able to work quickly and under time restrictions
* Good organisational skills
* Ideally, you will have experience in working with specific learning difficulties individuals in higher or further education


If you are a quick typist and enjoy working with students at University then please get in contact!

The role is to start in September.

If you are interested you will need to provide 2 references that cover 6 months and complete our online e learning.

If this role sounds right for you then click apply or email your cv !

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.


empathy,good written communication,grammar,listening,multitasking,scribe,spelling,working with students



educational requirements

GCSE english (or equivalent)