Student Adviser (Disabilities)
£23,811 - £27,578
Temporary until January 2013
Student Services Department
Job reference: T7081
T: 01642 342201
We are looking for a self-motivated graduate with experience of one-to-one advisory work to provide advice, information and support to disabled students and applicants. You will be responsible for ensuring that information is up to date and accessible to service users and will liaise with external agencies in order to provide resources and assistance to disabled students.
It is essential that you can work independently to prioritise and organise your work in order to manage a caseload. The successful candidate will be empathic, friendly and assertive with excellent communication skills plus strong IT and teamwork skills.
The Tees Valley is an enjoyable place to live – in the heart of the North of England’s coastline and countryside, with easy access to Durham, Newcastle and York.
Apply now if you would like to join us.
The position we are filling is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a satisfactory CRB disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau is required as part of our clearance procedures.
This post is available on a full-time or job share basis. (If you wish to apply on a job share basis you must state this on your application).
Closing date: 13 July 2012 (12.00 noon)
Interview date: 07 August 2012
Publications: Internal, HEBP Colleges, NHS Trusts, Jobcentre, tees.ac.uk, Equality North East, The Diversity Group, Shaw Trust