Accessibility and Usability Consultant
London, Warwick Or Cheshire (with Some Flexibility For Home Working),UNITED KINGDOM
AbilityNet exists to help make the digital world accessible to all. We're supported by some of the world's biggest technology businesses and offer a range of free and paid for services that help people of any age, living with any disability or impairment, to use technology to achieve their goals at home, at work, in education and online.
We are looking for people to join us who have a passion for accessibility and usability. Along with this passion you will have an analytical and inquisitive mind with an interest in the current trends, techniques and developments in the field of web accessibility.
The day to day work of a consultant is varied, ranging from providing in-depth auditing of web/mobile websites and applications to carrying out design, wireframe and specialist assistive technology reviews. Depending on level, you will be conducting user testing, providing training workshops and delivering seminars.
The ideal candidate will have:
Knowledge of accessibility and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
For our mid and senior level you will have at least 2 years’ experience in digital accessibility, technical quality assurance or similar. A background in usability, user centred design or inclusive design is also a good skills match for this role.
AbilityNet is a Disability Confident Leader - we aim to make the most of the opportunities provided by employing disabled people. Disability Confident is a government scheme, is voluntary and has been developed by employers and disabled people's representatives.
To apply please send an up-to-date CV summarising your qualifications and experience relating to the requirements of the role along with a personal statement (your personal statement should demonstrate your suitability for the role).
To submit your CV and personal statement you can use the form on our website or email us at: email@example.com.
Contact point for applicants:
+44 (0)20 3714 8230
Salary Range: £20000 - £50000