specialist one to one study skills tutor in rotherham

30 November 2018
jonathan ratcliffe, randstad student support
job type
£ 20 - £ 28 per hour
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rotherham, yorkshire and the humber
student support
job type
working hours
£ 20 - £ 28 per hour
reference number
jonathan ratcliffe, randstad student support
0161 247 8800
apply now

job description

Specialist One to One Study Skills Support

Do you have the driving desire to help people?

Want to be the change you see in the world?

We are looking for passionate individuals that want to aid student's for them to achieve their academic goals, to set them up for their careers. Work with disabled student's to bring them on an equal level with their peers, so they can achieve their dream life. Help them fulfil their potential, with strategy based learning empowering them to become fully independent learners.

This is your opportunity to influence and motivate students with your outstanding knowledge and experience.

The benefits as part of our Specialist one to one study skills team:

* Help your own students achieve their educational or vocational goals.
* Dedicated consultant
* Flexible working hours so you can tailor your working hours to suit your schedule!
* Competitive rates of £20-28.00 per hour (depending on the assignment)
* 28 days holiday pro rata

Key Responsibilities:

* Providing one-to-one support in private rooms to students with learning difficulties or recognised on the Autism Spectrum.
* 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 feel this opportunity is what you have been waiting for and you can assist these student's to achieve their goals then apply online today. If you are successful we will arrange a telephone interview where we would inform you on 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 to name a few: documents; contract signing; minimum 2 referees.

If you have any questions or are interested in this role then please contact Nicola Toon on 0161 247 8800. We look forward to hearing from you.

Randstad Student & Worker Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Student & Worker Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.


ability to recognise when to refer to other services,delivery of non-subject specific learning strategies,empathy,in-depth knowledge of specific disability,listening,managing case-loads,one-to-one support,oral communication,organisation,previous experience dealing with students with learning disabilities,time management,understanding of demands of study,working with students



educational requirements

ADSHE (professional membership),BDA (full professi