YORK ST JOHN UNIVERSITY

Assistive Technology Officer

Location
York, North Yorkshire
Posted
29 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Oct 2017
Ref
137-17
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Student Success and Engagement Team is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the team as an Assistive Technology Officer.  In the role you will work alongisde another part-time officer to deliver 1-2-1 support to students and develop a series of workshops that empower all students to make use of a range of technology that is available on the network.  This is a developing area in the support we offer to students, so creativity in designing and engaging students in programmes of support is vital.  

As part of your role you will work collaboratively, across student services and with all departments throughout the University, to offer effective and targeted intervention for students. You will make a valuable contribution to Student Services at YSJ by adopting a student centred approach to the support on offer. 

Some of the work undertaken will be generated through the DSA process, therefore knowledge of this process and the recommended technologies is advantageous but not essential, as we are expanding the provision of support to non-DSA students.

Please note that this is a term-time-only post, working 18.5 hours per week over 33 weeks a year.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from all backgrounds. 

Please note that CV’s will not be accepted in place of the application form.

Closing date - 16 October 2017

Interview date - 27 October 2017