Academic Support in Sunderland

Academic support provides a personal and practical approach to academic study and opportunities in Sunderland colleges and university.
We provide specialist academic support for students with a wide range of difficulties and disabilities.
The support we provide is person centered to the students’ needs and requirements assisting them to enjoy the whole academic experience.

Our academic support service includes:

Note taking
Practical support
Library support
Sighted guide support
Social outings
Personal care
This list is not exhaustive.

Note: NMH Support Rates shown per hour in the table below.

Band 1 Support Assistants

Total

Practical Support Assistant

£17.50

Library Support Assistant

£17.50

Reader

£17.50

Scribe

£17.50

Workshop / Laboratory Assistant

£17.50

Sighted Guide

£17.50

Proof Reader

£17.50

Band 2 Enhanced Support Assistants

 

Study Assistant

£20.00

Examination Support Worker

£20.00

Manual Note Taker

£20.00

 

 

We provide work experience placements for students with difficulties and disabilities at our Garden Centre (www.fulwellflowermill.co.uk ) our aim is to support them to gain work experience and become confident in their own abilities.