study assistant in farnham

05 November 2018
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
job type
£ 10 per hour, + holiday pay of up to £1/hour
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farnham, south east
student support
job type
working hours
£ 10 per hour, + holiday pay of up to £1/hour
reference number
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
0161 247 8800
apply now

job description

Are you looking for a rewarding role in HE providing support to students with disabilities which allows you to fit 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 - Farnham Campus.

As a student support worker you will carry out various activities where a mix of enabling strategies and practical assistance is required. We are looking for study assistants who can commit to 9.00-4.00 hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Full availability on these days is not essential but desirable


* Flexible working hours
* E-learning and CPD
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata
* £10.00 per hour - plus holiday pay
* Working for the UK's leading provider
* Gain an understanding of art studies
* Be part of a vibrant community of creative arts


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

* Assisting the student to adapt to the academic demands of HE
* 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)
* Assisting with time keeping and organisational skills
* 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
* You will need to be able to work quickly and under time restrictions
* Good organisational skills
* Ideally you will have experience in working in a higher or further education role
* 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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