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Specialist Mentor

NORWICH UNIVERSITY of the ARTS

Norwich, Norfolk

Published
30-07-2019
Job ad details
Published
30-07-2019
Expires
16-08-2019
Job ID
LJA-74605091
Job type
Part-time
Permanent
Public Sector
Temporary
Salary level
£17.20 - £20.53  per hour
Job sector
Education and Teaching, Public Sector, Recruitment

Specialist Mentor
Part-time initially 2 days per week, mainly during term-time

Grade 7, £17.20 to £20.53 per hour

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is a successful and expanding specialist university, offering high-quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our dynamic, contemporary and creative provision in arts, design, architecture and media is delivered from a unique campus in the heart of the City of Norwich. Teaching at NUA has long been recognised as being of the very highest standard, and this was recently confirmed with the University achieving a Gold Award against the metrics of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017.

Graduate employability curriculum relevance and creative practice are key factors in our acknowledged success and national profile.

The University wishes to appoint a Specialist Mentor to join its existing team, who provide Band 4 Non Medical Help support for eligible students. The successful candidate will join an existing team of three Specialist Mentors who are passionate about a student-centric, empowering approach to the role. The role will mainly involve specialist mentoring for students with mental health difficulties, who have been awarded this support through Disabled Students Allowance.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of mental health and wellbeing issues, particularly as they relate to young adults, and will be able to draw on a wide range of strategies in their mentoring. We are looking for excellent interpersonal, communication and record-keeping skills, preferably with prior experience of specialist mentoring with young adults and within a higher education setting.

Professional accreditation is essential in order to carry out this role and candidates will be required to provide evidence of their accreditation at interview stage.

This work is regulated by the Disabled Students Allowance Quality Assurance Group (DSA-QAG). As a registered Non Medical Help provider, the University complies with the DSA-QAG Quality Assurance Framework.

Our Specialist Mentors participate in regular peer supervision and work collaboratively with the wider Student Support team which provides advice, information and guidance on a range of topics such as finance, accommodation, disability support and welfare/wellbeing. Mentors use their expertise to help develop University policy on mental health and wellbeing, and contribute to team supervision and staff training.


Closing date: Friday 16th August 2019
Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 27th August 2019


Application packs and further details for the above post are available by clicking the ''apply via website'' button


Committed to equality and valuing diversity


 

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Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is a successful and expanding specialist university, offering high-quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our dynamic, contemporary and creative provision in arts, design, architecture and media is delivered from a unique campus in the heart of the City of Norwich. Teaching at NUA has long been recognised as being of the very highest standard, and this was recently confirmed with the University achieving a Gold Award against the metrics of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017.

Graduate employability curriculum relevance and creative practice are key factors in our acknowledged success and national profile.

The University wishes to appoint a Specialist Mentor to join its existing team, who provide Band 4 Non Medical Help support for eligible students. The successful candidate will join an existing team of three Specialist Mentors who are passionate about a student-centric, empowering approach to the role. The role will mainly involve specialist mentoring for students with mental health difficulties, who have been awarded this support through Disabled Students Allowance.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of mental health and wellbeing issues, particularly as they relate to young adults, and will be able to draw on a wide range of strategies in their mentoring. We are looking for excellent interpersonal, communication and record-keeping skills, preferably with prior experience of specialist mentoring with young adults and within a higher education setting.

Professional accreditation is essential in order to carry out this role and candidates will be required to provide evidence of their accreditation at interview stage.

This work is regulated by the Disabled Students Allowance Quality Assurance Group (DSA-QAG). As a registered Non Medical Help provider, the University complies with the DSA-QAG Quality Assurance Framework.

Our Specialist Mentors participate in regular peer supervision and work collaboratively with the wider Student Support team which provides advice, information and guidance on a range of topics such as finance, accommodation, disability support and welfare/wellbeing. Mentors use their expertise to help develop University policy on mental health and wellbeing, and contribute to team supervision and staff training.


Closing date: Friday 16th August 2019
Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 27th August 2019


Application packs and further details for the above post are available by clicking the ''apply via website'' button


Committed to equality and valuing diversity


 

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Job ad details
Published
30-07-2019
Expires
16-08-2019
Job ID
LJA-74605091
Jobtype
Part-time
Permanent
Public Sector
Temporary
Salary level
£17.20 - £20.53  per hour
Job sector
Education and Teaching, Public Sector, Recruitment