specialist study skills tutor in oxford

posted
07 September 2018
contact
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
job type
contract
salary
£ 28 - £ 32 per hour, holiday pay of up to £3.85/hour
apply now

posted
location
oxford, south east
specialism
student support
job type
contract
working hours
Part-Time
salary
£ 28 - £ 32 per hour, holiday pay of up to £3.85/hour
reference number
OXB/S1-2-1/SWS
contact
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
phone
0161 247 8800
apply now

job description

Are you looking for a position with flexible hours and amazing benefits ? Are you interested in making a difference to a student' life and education?

Randstad Student & Worker Support are recruiting a Specialist One to One Study Skills Support Tutor to work with Students at universities in Oxford.

We have students with disabilities who are requiring one to one support with their Higher Education studies. We are looking for the right individuals to support our students to really make a difference.

Tutors 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. Specialist support tutors are facilitators, not advocates or mentors. They provide expertise in the area of language and study skills to help students to develop learning strategies to improve their studies.

Benefits:



* Flexible working hours
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata
* £27 - £30 per hour
* Working for the UK's leading provider
* Interacting directly with students - You help them to achieve their goals
* Working within the oldest university in Britain

Responsibilities:

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



* Time Management
* Assignment Planning
* Writing
* Numeracy

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:

This is a specialist role and you must hold a professional membership with one of the following bodies:



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

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:

If you have the above and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education... we want to talk to you.

If you have any questions or need any further information about the role, please call 0161 247 8800

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

ability to recognise when to refer to other services,delivery of non-subject specific learning strategies,empathy,good written communication,in-depth knowledge of specific disability,listening,managing case-loads,multitasking,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,written communication

qualification

university

educational requirements

ADSHE (professional membership),bachelors degree,B