academic support officer




Academic support officers provide assistance to students with learning problems and act as the main point of contact for these students. They make sure extra tuition and educational programmes are provided to under-represented students with academic or personal issues. They also organise several social activities throughout the academic year.

Alternative label

  • university access coordinator

  • schools liaison and access officer

  • higher education access officer

  • student support officer

  • university access and outreach officer

  • university access officer

  • access officer in university

  • access and outreach officer

  • undergraduate access and outreach officer

  • access and outreach officer in university

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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