Non-Medical Helper (NMH) Support

Our non-medical helper (NMH) provision is provided by a team of highly skilled, qualified and registered professionals who are experienced at providing specialist support to students.

Our key focus is the academic experience and achievement of students, which is ensured through a comprehensive quality assurance framework.

The information for each NMH provider is held in a consistent format, in accordance with Student Finance England's NMH bandings introduced in 2014.

Band 1 - Support Assisstants

RoleStandard rate (in-person)
Sighted Guide £23.83
Practical Support Assistant £23.83
Library Support Assistant  £23.83
Reader £23.83
Scribe £23.83
Workshop/Laboratory Assistant £23.83
Proof-reader/Text Checker £23.83

Band 2 - Enhanced Support Assistants

RoleStandard rate (in-person)
Notetaker £28.48
Study Assistant £28.48
Examination Support Worker £28.48

Band 3 - Specialist Enabling Support

RoleStandard rate (in-person)
Specialist Notetaker for Deaf/Hard of Hearing students - includes electronic note-taking £41.00
Specialist Notetaker for Visually Impaired (VI) students - including Braille £41.00

Band 4 - Specialist Access and Learning Facilitators

*Band 4 roles can be delivered remotely e.g. via video call - FaceTime, Skype or similar. The remote delivery rate is the same as the standard rate of £59.00

RoleStandard rate (in-person) 
Specialist Mentor - Mental Health Difficulties (MH) £59.00
Specialist Mentor - Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC) £59.00
Specialist one-to-one Study Skills and Strategy Support - Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD) £59.00
Specialist one-to-one Study Skills and Strategy Support - Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC) £59.00

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