External recruitment

External Advertisers

We welcome job applications from schools, universities and organisations on this page. The cost of an advert is £50 (plus VAT) for two weeks. If you would like to place an advert here please contact media@bdadyslexia.org.uk with your advert, which should be less than 250 words. We offer discounts to organisational members. The British Dyslexia Association assumes no responsibility for claims made or terms offered and has a policy of not endorsing any organisations, products or services.

For information on volunteering with the British Dyslexia Association, please visit Support Us.

External Vacancies

If you are employer and would like to advertise here, please get in touch.

Manager of the Adult Dyslexia Centre (Thames Valley)

Job Description

This is a unique opportunity to be involved in the reorganisation of an established local charity, in Maidenhead, Berkshire, that has proved its worth over 15 years. Our new vision is to strengthen and refresh our services to dyslexic adults. We are looking for an enthusiastic dyslexia specialist (OCR Level 7 or equivalent) to manage the delivery of the courses and other specialist services related to dyslexia offered by the Centre. The applicant needs to have a working knowledge of IT systems, be willing and/or experienced working face-to-face with adults and have an understanding of how dyslexia affects this age group. The role will also include delivering Information, Advice and Guidance sessions; dyslexia screening; dyslexia awareness training; proofreading assessments and overseeing the delivery of our Literacy/IT, parents and teachers’ courses.

The Centre has a team of self-employed assessors and tutors, some of whom also work as volunteers. The Manager would also need to be self-employed and is answerable to the charity’s Board of Trustees whose meetings s/he is required to attend.  

80 hours per calendar month


For more detailed information contact: debbie@adc.org.uk  07557 401174


St Mary’s School Ascot

Berkshire, SL5 9JF

Learning Support teacher for pupils with SpLD (Specific Learning Difficulties)

Part time – approximately 16 hours a week, predominantly after the school day.

For September 2018.

A vacancy exists for an enthusiastic and committed Learning Support teacher. The successful candidate will be suitably qualified and have experience working with SEN pupils. 

St Mary’s School Ascot has its own salary scale.

Please contact Nicola MacRobbie (01344 296710 or recruitment@st-marys-ascot.co.uk) for further details of the post and an application form.

Closing date: 20 August 2018

Interviews:  w/c 5 September 2018

St Mary’s School Ascot is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.