Signal is a charity helping to build deaf friendly communities in the UK and Africa. Our office is based in Shrewsbury in the county of Shropshire in the UK. Any job vacancies, volunteering opportunities or calls for expressions of interest are posted here. Please click on the links for more details.
We are seeking a committed individual who is creative and industrious, with experience and qualifications in accounting principles. The environment is fast-paced and there is a need to work independently, showing initiative in designing and implementing new systems. The role requires experience of working with budgets and databases, plus excellent IT and analytical skills.
This is a fantastic opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people living with hearing loss, deafness or tinnitus. For full details of this position, plus guidance on how to apply, please click here.
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 23:59 THURSDAY 31 JANUARY 2019.
Hearing Loop Audit Volunteers
We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers with loop-system compatible hearing aids to test out the hearing loop systems in public places in order to see how Deaf Friendly your local shops, banks and community spaces are. This is a very flexible voluntary role that can be carried out anytime: while you are running day-to-day errands, meeting friends in a café or even attending a class in a local community centre. This voluntary role supports work funded by the Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities 2018-2021 grant secured by Signal.
A full role description is available here.
To apply for this voluntary position, please complete this form and return it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to 8a College Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1LZ.
For an informal discussion, please telephone Sarah, our Volunteer & Peer Support Coordinator, on 01743 358 356.
Signal’s Board of Trustees helps to ensure the sound governance and effective strategic leadership of the charity. We are seeking new trustees to join the board with either experience of service provision for deaf people and/or people with hearing loss or tinnitus in the UK, experience of international development, or other pertinent skills and experience. Please click here to find out more.
Calls for Expressions of Interest
We are not seeking any expressions of interest currently.