study assistant in epsom

24 August 2018
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
job type
£ 7.83 - £ 9 per hour, + holiday pay of up to £1/hour
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epsom, south east
student support
job type
working hours
£ 7.83 - £ 9 per hour, + holiday pay of up to £1/hour
reference number
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
0161 247 8800
apply now

job description

Would you like to help students fulfil their academic potential whilst having a role that fits around your current commitments?

Randstad Student & Worker Support are looking for reliable and committed Study Assistants to work with students at University for Creative Arts - Epsom Campus.

As a student support worker you will carry out various activities and take accurate notes for students who due to their disability find it difficult to carry out these activities themselves.


* Flexible working hours
* E-learning and CPD
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata
* £7.83 - £9 per hour - plus holiday pay
* Working for the UK's leading provider
* Gain an understanding of art studies
* Be part of a hub of creativity


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

* Producing accurate and legible handwritten notes for lectures, seminars/tutorials and group tasks
* To maintain a professional role as a support worker 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
* Providing practical support in the library, laboratory or workshop/studio etc.
* Reading aloud
* Scribing
* Text checking (pointing out errors but not providing corrections)
* Role may include providing practical and mobility support to assist a student with a physical impairment in manoeuvring around the campus

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.


* Punctuality and reliability
* Good listening and communication skills
* Ideal candidate will be compassionate and committed to helping others
* Have neat handwriting - able to produce notes in a legible and presentable manner
* 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
* A background in art studies is desirable, but not essential


If you have the above skills and are interested in this rewarding part time role supporting students in Higher Education…please apply now or get in touch on 0161 247 88 00.

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.


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