Specialist Notetaker

Recruiter
Randstad Student Support
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
10.00 - 11.00 GBP Annual + GBP10 - GBP11/annum Holiday Pay & Other Benefits
Posted
04 Oct 2019
Closes
01 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Temporary
Are you looking for a part-time role? Would you like a role that could fit around schedule? Do you like helping others reach their potential?

Randstad Student & Worker Support are looking for reliable and committed individuals to work with Students at the University of Northampton to provide specialist notetaking support.

Working as a specialist note taker you will be providing an essential service to students with disabilities whilst having the chance to learn something new every day. You will attend a variety of lectures and seminars and take accurate notes for students who find it hard to makes note themselves due to their disability.

Benefits:

Flexible working hours
E-learning and CPD
28 days holiday pay pro-rata
GBP10 - 11 per hour - you will receive this rate, plus your benefits such as holidays
Working for the UK's leading provider
Improving your knowledge for free by being a part of higher education lecturesResponsibilities:

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

Producing accurate and legible notes for lectures, seminars/tutorials, and group tasks
Reviewing notes at the end of the lecture and ensuring that they are in a suitable format for the student to access effectively
Maintaining a professional role as a note taker and being aware of the need to maintain this professional relationship with the student at all times
Acting in the best interests of learners at all times whilst also working within the policies and procedures of the institutionYou 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:

Have neat handwriting - able to produce notes in a legible and presentable manner
Good typing skills - preferable
Accurate spelling and grammar skills
Punctuality and reliability
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
Degree (Desirable)

Successful applicants will be invited to take part in a telephone assessment and also interviewed to discuss suitability for the role.

If you would like to start help make a difference in student's academic studies and have the above skills, then apply to this rewarding part time role!

For further information, please contact Emily Rogers on (phone number removed) or send your CV with a covering email

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