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BDA Associates: Diagnostic Assessors/Workplace Needs Assessors

Location: National

The BDA are always seeking to expand its numbers of Associate Assessors nationally in order that we can meet the needs of our clients from all sectors of society.

For more information please see attached or contact assessments@bdadyslexia.org.uk and if interested please complete the application form.

 

The Dyspraxia Foundation - Education Trustee

We are looking for an individual who has strong experience in special needs education. An ideal candidate would have direct experience of working in an education institution and understand the current issues, policies and practice surrounding special needs provision and DSA support. An Educational Psychology qualification or SpLD practicing or assessment qualification would be ideal.

Working with our existing education panel, the education trustee has the opportunity to guide charity’s support offering to the education sector, parents and students.

The Education Trustee would oversee the Dyspraxia Foundation’s contribution to national policy through response to consultation and making representation to government on the needs of students with dyspraxia/DCD.

Interested parties should contact: Eleanor Howes CEO, Dyspraxia Foundation, 8 West Alley, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1EG

01463 455016 / admin@dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk

Helpline Co-ordinator

To be responsible for co-ordination of the BDA Helpline.

Reports to: Education Manager

Hours: Full time – based in our Bracknell Office

Salary range: 23-24K

The BDA exists to support the 10% of the population who are dyslexic and aims to bring about a dyslexia-friendly society, which is safe and enabling for people who are dyslexic. The BDA Helpline is a critical part of the organisation’s strategy as it directly achieves this aim and has wide reaching impact.

The BDA Helpline is the only national, free, confidential, impartial Helpline service for dyslexia. The Helpline takes calls and receives emails from anyone with a question about dyslexia. Common groups are dyslexic adults, parents, students, teachers and employers.  The Helpline operates from our Bracknell office and is manned by 7 volunteers.  Some Local Dyslexia Associations around the country operate their own local Helplines.

Click here for the full job description.

Closing date: 10th September

Please send your CV to rachaelm@bdadyslexia.org.uk