Student Support Assistant

Paisley, Renfrewshire (GB)
03 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Student Services
Paisley, Ayr and Hamilton Campus

Student Support Assistant
Grade 3 £19,306 - £22,214 per annum pro rata

You will join our pool of staff providing support to disabled students, including taking notes on behalf of students, providing proofreading support, assisting with mobility requirements and providing sighted guidance for students with a visual impairment. 

Educated to HNC level or equivalent, you will work sensitively and on a one-to-one basis, providing accurate notes and support to agreed time scales. 

Previous experience of supporting learners in Further or Higher education, experience of working with adults with disabilities, and excellent note taking skills. 

This post is available on a fixed term basis during each academic trimester. The working hours that may be available are varied and dependent upon students’ needs and requirements.  Applicants should be willing to work flexibly across more than one campus. 

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing date: Sunday 12th November 2017
Interview date: Friday 24th November 2017

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups. 

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.