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Study Support Assistant, Graduate Internship (Ref:197)

Salary range: 
£20,695 to £23,067 per annum

2 x full-time, 3-month fixed term contracts

Available to University of Suffolk Graduates of 2021

We are looking for enthusiastic candidates to join the Student Life Department, Disability & Wellbeing Team, as a Study Support Assistant.

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

The successful applicant will provide study support and practical assistance to students with disabilities. 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.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Izabela Hutchins, Head of Student Life, email

Interview date:   Friday 25th June

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: 
Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 17:00

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 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.

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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