About Us: Jobs

Current Vacancies

  • Treasurer (Trustee Role)
  • Education Trustee

Trustee Vacancy – Treasurer 

We are currently recruiting a qualified Accountant or Experienced Finance professional to join the Board of Trustees as Treasurer.  The post is voluntary and would require visits to our offices in Hitchin on a regular basis and attendance at Meetings of the Board of Trustees held every 2 months, usually on a Saturday in London.  The applicant should be familiar with SAGE Line 50 and used to preparing and monitoring cash flows and budgets.

Our Vision: The Dyspraxia Foundation’s vision is a world in which dyspraxia/DCD is understood and accepted and where dyspraxia/DCD is not a barrier to opportunity and fulfilment.

Our Mission: To enable all children, young people and adults with dyspraxia/DCD to reach their full potential (at every stage) in life.

The values we committed to are:

*   Sustainable                   *  Compassionate            *  Collaborative

*  Enabling                          *  Inclusive                          *  Accountable

To find out more about dyspraxia and the work of the Dyspraxia Foundation, please see www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk

Download Job Specification.

A copy of the latest accounts are available on request.

Please submit a CV in the first instance and a covering letter to:

Eleanor Howes CEO
eleanor@dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk

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Education Trustee

The Dyspraxia Foundation is looking to increase the strength and representation of the trustees in the following areas.

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 practising or assessment qualifications 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 C.E.O.
Dyspraxia Foundation
8 West Alley
Hitchin
Herts SG5 1EG

01463 455016 or admin@dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk