BY the members, FOR the members

ADSHE is the only professional body that specifically and exclusively addresses the Higher Education context. Membership open to Specialist 1:1 Tutors, Assessors, Assistive Technology Trainers, Needs Assessors, managers and co-ordinators of disability services.

The following benefits are available to ADSHE members:

  • Low membership fees
  • Representation of the teaching and learning of neurodivergent students in HE at the highest level including DSSG, SASC, DSA-QAG, and the Department for Education
  • Free-to-attend Regional Group meetings, many of which offer regular opportunities to gain ADSHE Accredited CPD as part of the membership fee
  • Preferential member-only rates for public liability and professional indemnity insurance through Towergate Insurance
  • Reduced member rates at the ADSHE Annual Conference and CPD Days South/North with opportunities for Professional Peer Supervision® and Assistive Technology surgeries
  • Free discussion forums which are specifically HE-focused
  • Free member-only resources on our website, and information relating to dyslexia including ADSHE’s 7-Principles® , Good Practice guidelines and Code of Ethics.
  • QA Portfolio registered and marked for our Professional QA Tutor members, with free listing on the ADSHE website for DSA-funded work
  • ADSHE Journal of Neurodiversity in Higher Education which covers issues for specialist academic support and formal assessment
  • ADSHE is a recognised professional body, meeting the mandatory requirements of the DSA-QAG Audit Framework.

Please note: Professional Peer Supervision® and 7-Principles® are registered trademarks of ADSHE Ltd.

As a member, you are required to abide by ADSHE’s Code of Ethics

ADSHE Professional QA Tutor Membership Handbook (October 2018)

ADSHE Professional QA Tutor Membership means that you are professionally qualified and your practice is Quality Assured by ADSHE, the leading professional body for neurodivergent students in HE. Once registered, you will be assigned an ADSHE QA number unique to you, and your name will be recorded on ADSHE’s Professional QA Register.

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Membership types

Professional QA Tutor

£8500Annually

Professional Assessor

£6000Annually

Affiliate Member

£6500Annually

Student Member

£5000Annually

Retired Member

£4000Annually

Honorary Life Member

£000Lifetime

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