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Local Groups Development Officer: Scotland

  • Part time
  • £25,442 – £30,127 pro-rata
  • Glasgow office or home-based
  • Closing 26th April 2019

  • Advertised from 9th April 2019
  • 21 hours per week, Fixed-term contract - until 31 March 2020


The National Deaf Children’s Society is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

Do you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills?

Do you have experience of using community development approaches to help people with a shared interest or experience come together? If the answer is yes, we’d like you to hear from you.

Help us strengthen our network of deaf children’s societies and local support groups for families of deaf children. These groups provide vital support for parents, carers and their families to ensure they can access the right support for them and their children.

Our ambition is to ensure every family has this kind of support. We need your help to ensure no family is left isolated or left out.

Application notes

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The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 26 April 2019

We expect interviews to be held in Glasgow, week commencing 13 May 2019

If a disability or long term condition makes it difficult for you to complete our application form, please contact us to discuss alternative formats.

We strive to provide an accessible recruitment process. If you require reasonable adjustments to submit your application please contact us. If you need adjustments for your interview please tell us in the equal opportunities section of the application form. We will contact you if you are short listed. Additional information about the support we can offer is on our jobs page.

The National Deaf Children’s Society is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young adults and expects staff and volunteers to share that commitment. We are also committed to promoting work-life balance amongst our staff.

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