Specialist One to One Study Skills Support - Manchester

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
25.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly + GBP25 - GBP30/hour
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Category
Education
Function
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specialist One to One Study Skills Support - Manchester

Want to work in an education environment making a difference to a student achieving their goals?

We are looking for a qualified and caring Specialist One-to-One Study Skills Tutor based in Manchester. The pay rate is GBP25ph - GBP30ph + holiday pay and benefits.

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. The role is set to start September 2017.

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:

* Interacting directly with students - YOU help them to achieve their goals
* Flexible working hours - you choose your own hours
* 28 days holiday pay pro rata - perfect for the summer holidays and Christmas breaks
* GBP25 - GBP30 per hour - you will receive this rate, plus your benefits
* Working for the UK's leading provider - you're in safe hands

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, so requires specialist skills. You must hold a professional membership with one of the following:

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

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 we want to talk to you.

With you on board we can really help your students have a better future.

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.

Please submit your CV if this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.

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