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Dyslexia Adviser - Part Time

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Salary range: £31,406 to £33,309 per annum pro-rata, £9,793 to £10,387 per annum, plus holiday pay element.
Part Time
4 September 2022

Students, Support and Information Services Permanent, 15 hours per week, 40 weeks per annum, focused around the University semester pattern Working within a network of multidisciplinary teams this rewarding role contributes to supporting our students to achieve their goals. The Dyslexia Adviser provides information, advice and guidance to current and prospective students with a range of specific learning difficulties. This includes offering an initial meeting and/or screening appointment to current students or offer-holders with possible or confirmed specific learning difficulties e.g. dyslexia, dyspraxia, ADHD; plus assistance with the Disabled Students'' Allowance application process. The Adviser will also evaluate and arrange adjustments for students in order to support them to participate fully in academic life and meet their potential. An additional facet to the role is responsibility for the delivery of high quality, one-to-one study skills tuition to students in order to encourage independent learning and facilitate academic progress. It’s essential you have relevant experience, professional qualifications and are familiar with current issues regarding support for students with dyslexia/specific learning difficulties in higher education. With some flexibility on working days and hours the post will be located at least one day each week at our Bishop Otter Campus, Chichester. The University of Chichester embraces all forms of diversity and aspires to be a fully inclusive and representative employer and so we encourage applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people. Closing Date: Sunday 4 September 2022 (at midnight) Interview Date: Tuesday 13 September 2022 Skilled Worker Route SOC Code: n/a