Freelance DSA Study Needs Assessor

Application Deadline: 30/09/2021

Job Details

Location: Midlands

Salary: £220 per assessment

Sector: Assessment Centre

Job Description

ARK Assessments Ltd is looking for experienced Freelance Assessors to join our team and to undertake DSA Assessment of Needs with a diverse range of disabled students in Higher Education.

You will be assessing the needs of students eligible for DSA funding via a Needs Assessment. As a part of this, you will be expected to work within quality standards that are determined by the Assessment Centre.

You will need to have experience of undertaking DSA Study Needs Assessments and therefore of working with disabled adults, knowledge of specific disabilities including the use of assistive equipment and other support for disabled people in this context.

• DSA Study Needs Assessing: minimum 1 year (required)

You must have a degree (or equivalent professional experience) with strong IT skills. Excellent organisational, communication and report writing skills are essential.

Assessments are mainly delivered remotely at present and occasionally face-to-face, depending on the student’s preferred method. Study Needs Assessors may be required to travel to conduct face-to-face assessments.

You will be able to choose your hours of work between 9am and 7pm Monday to Sunday. We are ideally looking for assessors that are able to offer a minimum of 4 assessments per week.

Competitive Rate of Pay: £220 per assessment (including report)

All candidates must meet the requirements of the UK ‘right to work’. This post is also subject to a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service check.

Please send a CV and cover letter to the following email address: