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Study Support Assistant (Ref:112)

Salary range: 
£21,135 to £23,486 per annum, pro rata


Permanent, 20 hpw for 30 weeks (term time)

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to join th Student Life Department, Disability & Wellbeing Team, as a Study Support Assistants on a permanent basis. Contracted hours will follow a term time pattern (30 weeks) at approximately 20 hours per week, determined subject to student need.

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

Successful applicants will provide study support and practical assistance to students with disabilities providing high quality of service.

Closing date: Wednesday 17th January, 5pm

Interview date: TBC

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.

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. If you think you might need a visa to work in the UK, please check your eligibility here BEFORE you apply for the role.
  3. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  4. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  5. 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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