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Disability Resource Centre


Disability Resource Centre

Non Medical Assistant – Specialist Study Skills Tutors (Part-time)

£40 per hour, part-time


The assignment will be conducted through the University of Cambridge Temporary Employment Service and the position will be based within the University of Cambridge Disability Resource Centre.


The Disability Resource Centre is seeking STEM study skills tutors to work with students at the University of Cambridge. The role involves delivering 1:1 study skills tuition to support students who have specific learning difficulties, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum conditions or mental health issues. We are seeking candidates from a range of STEM subjects, including Maths, Medicine, Computer Science and Natural Sciences.


Previous experience of 1:1 study skills tutoring in higher education and a good understanding of SpLD, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum conditions and mental health issues is desirable. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to adapt your approaches to the changing needs of the individual student you are working with.


The hours of work will be variable and dependent on student requirements and your availability. However, as a guide, you may be required to work approximately 3+ hours a week.


Interested candidates should email a Covering Letter stating suitability for the role and CV in one document to Claire Hogg, Operations Manager –


Please find the role description here


Deadline for applications: 14th August 2020