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Disability & Wellbeing Adviser (Ref:217)

Salary range: 
£27,511 to £30,046 pa, pro rata

Required part time, 18.5 hours per week.

We are looking for an enthusiastic professional to join the Student Life Department as a Disability & Wellbeing Adviser. Applicants should have extensive experience in delivering information, advice and guidance, ideally in an education setting. You will be confident in navigating a broad range of information to take a holistic approach to University life.

Applicants should have experience of working with people with disabilities in a learning environment and demonstrate understanding of how disabilities may impact on learning and student life journey.  

The successful applicant will be responsible for the arrangement and implementation of reasonable adjustments, regular review of support and making amendments to support arrangements where appropriate. You will demonstrate an understanding of and strong commitment to the concept of inclusive learning. You will be committed to supporting students with disabilities by providing highest standard of advice and guidance tailored to students’ needs.

Please read the full job description. For specific enquiries about the role please contact Izabela Hutchins, Head of Student Life i.hutchins@uos.ac.uk

Closing date: Tuesday 15th June 2021, midday

Interview date: Thursday, 24th June 2021 (online via MS Teams)

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 12:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

Please return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to jobs@uos.ac.uk including the post title and reference number in the email subject heading.

If you a have a disability and need to use a different method to apply for the role then please contact our recruitment team so we can make the adjustments to the process for you. jobs@uos.ac.uk

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

If you would like to request support or ask questions about any of our vacancies, or us as an employer, please contact us via the email above or by telephoning 01473 338351.

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