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Ref no:
DAC01058
Published:
25/06/2024
Closes:
19/07/2024
Location:
Kingsway Campus Old Glamis Road, DD3 8LE
Salary:
£33,671 - £36,656 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

Job Description

Student Services Officer – Disabled Students Allowance 
35 hours per week 
Salary: DA9 - £33,671 - £36,656 per annum 
Multi Campus - must have the ability to travel across campuses, including, Kingsway, Gardyne and Arbroath

 

We are looking for someone who can provide diverse student services work in our Student Services Team to work across all campuses.  The focus of this role will be Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) assessments and applicants should hold a relevant DSA assessor qualification. You will also provide individualised support for young people and adults who have a range of additional needs such as mental health difficulties, Neurodivergent, sensory difficulties and long term conditions. You will support students with welfare, guidance and funding queries. You will also work closely with schools to support pupils who are on campus and making the transition from school to college.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who has experience of working alongside individuals with mental health and wellbeing concerns as well as supporting individuals with literacy issues. This role will need you to have patience and good problem-solving abilities to find individual support options for students to help them achieve their educational goals.

You will work closely with Lecturers and Curriculum and Quality Leaders to ensure students are progressing well, that tailored supports and assessment options are in place for students. You will also offer support and advice to academic staff to ensure they have current and relevant information relating to the needs of students. You will also provide wider advice and information to students to ensure that they have all the information they need in relation to starting at college and remaining and progressing through College.

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Friday 19th July 2024.

Please note, interviews will be held at Arbroath Campus, and are scheduled for Wednesday 7th August 2024.

  • Disability Confident Employer - Committed
  • Happy to Talk Flexible Working
  • Scottish Living Wage