study skills tutor in kent

20 July 2018
jonathan ratcliffe, randstad student support
job type
£ 20 - £ 29 per hour
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kent, south east
student support
job type
working hours
£ 20 - £ 29 per hour
reference number
jonathan ratcliffe, randstad student support
0161 247 8800
apply now

job description

Specialist Study Skills Tutor

Are you looking for a student centred role that makes a real impact? Are you passionate about providing support in an engaging role, working closely with students to achieve their goals?

If so, we have the perfect role for you.

Our Ethos is to empower our students to be successful and strive in their academic learning, both now and in the future. This means that we are looking for qualified and experienced Tutors to work closely with students, building meaningful relationships and tailoring support to their individual needs.

Your experience and expertise is vital to ensuring these students have the best opportunities to succeed.

You will enjoy the following benefits:

* Interacting directly with students to motivate and encourage them to achieve their goals.
* Working for the largest provider of DSA funded Student Support in the UK.
* Providing support at excellent institutions committed to student development.
* Competitive Rates of Pay £20 - £28 per hour
* Flexible working hours, working around your schedule.
* 28 days Holiday Pay pro rata
* Dedicated Consultant and point of contact.

We are looking for Study Skills Tutors who are passionate about helping students who require support to meet their deadlines and succeed.

Key Responsibilities:

* Providing one-to-one support in a stunning rural location, to students with disabilities or recognised on the Autism Spectrum.
* Developing and introducing strategies to progress their essay writing skills, exam preparation and academic performance.
* Working closely with individual students to implement non-subject specific support strategies
* Understanding professional boundaries.
* Effectively managing your own caseload and booking of Study Skills Tutor sessions.
* Updating student attendance after sessions via the OPUS online system.


Full or associate membership of one of the below Professional Bodies;

* Dyslexia Guild

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 have an aspiration to make a positive impact in these students' lives then apply online today.

If you have any questions or are interested in this role then please contact Ellen Dolan on 0161 247 8800. The registration process may take up to 6 weeks subject to DBS checks. We look forward to hearing from you today!

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,delivery of non-subject specific learning strategies,good written communication,grammar,in-depth knowledge of specific disability,managing case-loads,multitasking,one-to-one support,organisation,previous experience dealing with students with learning disabilities,spelling,time management,understanding of demands of study,written communication



educational requirements

bachelors degree