specialist one-to-one study skills tutor in middlesbrough

09 January 2019
steph eardley, randstad student support
job type
£ 25 - £ 28 per day, holiday pay at 28 days pro rata
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middlesbrough, yorkshire and the humber
student support
job type
working hours
£ 25 - £ 28 per day, holiday pay at 28 days pro rata
reference number
steph eardley, randstad student support
0161 247 8800
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job description

Are you looking to take on a new role where you could really make a difference to student lives? Have you got a background in SpLD and supporting students and would like a new challenge?

We are looking for people with a background in SpLD who can work with university students to develop their study skills and learning strategies. You will work on a one-to-one basis with a caseload of students to help them manage their challenges and to achieve their academic goals.

We are looking for support workers in the Middlesbrough area to help support students at Teesside University. If you are willing to travel then we are also looking for support workers to meet students at universities across the North East including Newcastle University, Northumbria University, Durham University and Teesside University. You could work across all these universities if available.

We are looking for the right individuals to start working with students straight away to really make a difference.


* Flexible working hours on a part-time basis - you can chose your own hours
* A competitive hourly pay rate plus additional benefits, e.g. holiday pay
* Working for the UK's leading provider - you're in safe hands
* Interacting directly with students - YOU help them to achieve their goals


Providing individual support to students with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD). You will help your students with:

* Building skills to help manage Spld-related disabilities
* Help with researching, structuring and reviewing assignments
* Building skills in time management, organisation and independent learning
* Supporting students to build their own independence


You MUST hold a professional membership with one of the following:

* Professional Association for Teachers and Assessors (PATOSS) - Full Membership
* British Dyslexia Association (BDA)
* Dyslexia Guild - Associate Member
* The Association of Dyslexia Specialists in Higher Education (ADSHE)

Further skills/requirements include:

* Ability to identify ways of helping students to build on their learning strengths whilst maintaining a confidential and professional working relationship
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Accurate spelling and grammar
* Punctuality and reliability

If you have the above and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education then we want to talk to you. Please apply online today with a CV that includes your relevant qualifications.

For more information please call Ella Smith on 0161 247 8800.

With you on board we can really help our students have a better future.

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.


ability to recognise when to refer to other services,in-depth knowledge of specific disability,managing case-loads,one-to-one support,previous experience dealing with students with learning disabilities,understanding of demands of study,working with students




We're the UK's leading provider of support workers to students with disabilities, health conditions or additional learning needs.

educational requirements

ADSHE (professional membership),BDA (full professi