Assistant Disability Adviser (2 posts)
Application Deadline: 23/07/2017
Location: King’s College London
Salary: £27,629 - £32,004 per annum plus £2,623 per annum London Allowance
Sector: Higher Education
We are seeking two Assistant Disability Advisers (ADAs) to complete a team of three ADAs, supporting the Disability Advisory Service in the delivery of effective customer-focused services. This will involve:
Providing a confidential advisory service to both existing and prospective students and staff, providing advice and information on accessibility, facilities, equipment/software and disability support services available in the university.
Facilitating referrals to other staff / agencies as appropriate
Supporting the Disability Advisers in casework as appropriate.
Providing additional administrative support to support transition and engagement initiatives as required to improve the experience of Disabled Students.
Successful candidates will have very good communication skills, both written and verbal; the ability to deal effectively and sensitively with people making varied and complex enquiries, be competent at operating appropriate IT systems, including case management systems, and a willingness to work independently and as part of a team and across campuses.
Interviews are scheduled to be held on Thursday 3rd August 2017. Details of the interview process will be sent to short listed candidates