Randstad is the world’s leading recruitment and HR services provider, and the UK’s biggest national provider of non-medical helper support to students in higher education. With over 15 years’ experience in student support, we pride ourselves on providing the best quality support possible to students in higher and further education.
specialists in what we do.
Between 2018 and 2019, as a leading recruitment agency we supported 8,000 students with study skills support, working with over 250 universities and 150 colleges across the UK. Our tutors support students who receive Disabled Student Allowance (DSA), as well as working directly with universities to provide study skills support to all students. We also support 3,000 students nationally with general support, which covers a range of practical support roles, such as manual note taking, library support and exam scribe and reader support. In addition, we support 7,000 students with specialist mentor support, wellbeing mentoring and counselling.
With a national database of over 5000 support workers, we are experienced in finding jobseekers a role that suits their needs, whilst ensuring that each student is matched with a support worker who is right for them. We work in partnership with HEIs to meet the needs of their students and ensure their services are compliant with the latest regulatory and legislative changes within the sector.
We work with further education colleges to improve the provision of additional learning support and disability support to those students requiring assistance to access education and become independent learners.
Our higher education team currently works in partnership with more than 400 universities and colleges across the UK, providing support to over 34,000 students.
All support workers who work with us will receive a range of benefits, including holiday pay and access to our fantastic benefits app. Along with exclusive discounts to high street shops and restaurants, the app has a section dedicated to mental health management, with everything from immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling service, to an online support portal.
If you would like to see how we can help you, please get in touch today.