Non Medical Helper - Specialist Study Skills Tutor (SpLDs and/or ASC)

Falmouth University
December 14, 2022
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About The Role

We are seeking to recruit Specialist Study Skills Tutors to support the academic progress of students at both Falmouth University and University of Exeter (Cornwall campuses).

This role involves providing study skills support to students with various and sometimes complex conditions including Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC), ADHD and Specific Learning Differences (SpLDs). As part of this role, you will offer one-to-one study skills support to a caseload of students, encouraging independence in learning, promoting a sense of confidence and self-worth and developing effective independent study skills strategies.

An important additional aspect of the work is efficient use of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems to communicate, book appointments and record sessions with students.

This role is campus-based, but you may be required to work with students online when this is their preference.

About You

As well as experience in working professionally with adults or young people in a teaching role, you will have membership of a professional body and qualifications as recognised within the “DfE Mandatory Criteria” for Specialist study skills tutors (document available to download from here. The details of accepted professional membership bodies are on pp 11 to 13).

We are particularly interested in hearing from study skills tutors who are qualified and experienced in supporting students with autism as well as SpLDs.

You will be a confident and competent IT user with experience of using CRMs and applications such as Microsoft Office. You will also have a good knowledge of using and incorporating Assistive Technology (AT) within the study skills session.

This position is offered on a casual hourly paid basis.

If you have any questions about this role before applying, please email NMHSupport@fxplus.ac.uk for an informal discussion.

The closing date for this position is Wednesday 14 December 2022.

About Us

Falmouth Exeter Plus is the service delivery partner of Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. We deliver shared services and facilities for both partners in Cornwall underpinned by close collaboration with Students Union, the combined students' union for Falmouth and UoE, to ensure that the interests of students and staff are at the heart of everything we do. Both institutions are expanding their teaching and research operations in Cornwall at a pace. It is, therefore, a fast-moving environment where agility and a positive approach to change and enhancement are critical, our purpose or mission is 'to deliver world-class shared professional services to help its university partners to achieve their global ambitions.

Falmouth Exter Plus welcomes and encourages job applications from people of all identities and backgrounds, particularly those under-represented and/or marginalised, as it is important we have a diverse range of candidates to consider.

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