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New Interpreters Wanted!

New and exciting interpreter opportunities at Action Deafness!

 

Due to the increase in business at Action Deafness, we are looking to recruit qualified BSL/English Interpreters to join the growing team of BSL/English interpreters at Action Deafness.

 

The Role

The successful applicant will undertake video online Interpreting work on the SignLive platform as well as fulfilling face to face [Read More]

Big ‘Quality’ Wins!

AD ‘CLEAN SWEEPS’ ISO CERTIFCATION STANDARDS!

Leading Deaf-led charitable company Action Deafness has successfully maintained its two ISO accreditation certificates for another year.

Action Deafness has held the ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2013 certifications since 2011.

Commenting on the certifications Action Deafness’ Head of Services Jaz Mann said:  ”Action Deafness’s focus on quality management (9001), information & security [Read More]

New Joint Chair

Andy Palmer confirmed as Joint Chair of Action Deafness

 

Action Deafness Board of Trustee Directors officially stamped their confirmation of the appointment of Andy Palmer as Joint Chair, replacing Peter Kendall after nine years of dedicated service.

 

Andy, Trustee Director since 2015, is also Managing Director of Cambridgeshire Deaf Association and is well versed in Deaf culture [Read More]

Farewell, Peter!

ACTION DEAFNESS BIDS FAREWELL TO PETER KENDALL

 

Action Deafness has been paying tribute to Peter Kendall (Joint Chair) who has left the organisation after nine years.

Peter’s eventful journey started in 2008 until 2017 after spending a year in AD on student work placement. Peter returned very quickly after his placement and became a Trustee in 2009 [Read More]

NEW LOOK COMMUNITY MANAGEMENT & ADMIN TEAM!

 

Action Deafness has a new look to their Community & Personal Assistant support service ahead of the 2017 year after a new face was added to the team.

 

New Deputy Manager, Martin Anderson, has joined the team in January 2017 to support our Manager, Mhairi Simpson.

 

His arrival means that the community department, [Read More]

IMPACT REPORT 2016-2017

ACTION DEAFNESS GAINS POSITIVE IMPACT IN 2016 WITH RENEWED GOALS FOR 2017!

 

Without a single doubt, we have all had a lot of challenges in our last year of work. However, with support and dedication from our main workforce at Action Deafness , we have achieved a range of successes in all our endeavours.

 

Thanks to our two-page Impact Report [Read More]

CEO honoured

Craig Crowley honoured as a Fellow of RSA

 

The Chief Executive of Action Deafness, Craig Crowley MBE, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA).

 

The RSA is an enlightenment organisation which is committed to finding innovative practical solutions to today’s social challenges. The Fellowship is a [Read More]

AD gains Big Potential Fund!

GREAT NEWS! Action Deafness awarded Big Potential Advanced Grant!

 

This most recent grant awarded by The Big Lottery will enable Action Deafness to increase capacity and improve sustainability by facilitating collaboration with other third sector organisations for greater social impact.

Josette Simon OBE – Patron of Action Deafness commented: “Congratulations to Action Deafness for successfully being awarded this Advanced fund. [Read More]

NEW TERP NEEDED

BSL/ENGLISH INTERPRETER WANTED FOR OUR

COMMUNICATIONS INTERPRETING TEAM!

 

Location: Brighton and surrounding areas

Salary: Competitive salary. Negotiable depending on experience/qualifications

Hours:   Part-time hours to be agreed

Contract: part-time

 

Are you an experienced BSL/English interpreter with good communication and organisational skills? Would you like to join a highly regarded organisation during a time of growth?

 

Our organisation:

Action Deafness is a deaf-led charitable [Read More]

Job Alert: New Deputy Manager

NEW DEPUTY MANAGER WANTED FOR OUR

ACTION DEAFNESS COMMUNITY TEAM!

 

Post: Deputy Manager – Action Deafness Community

Location: Leicester and Derby

Salary: £21,000 pa plus other incentive benefits ie: working paid additional support hours/sleep-ins

Hours:  37 hours per week

Contract: Permanent, full-time

 

Have you got what it takes to make a difference to the lives of Deaf, hard of hearing, deafened [Read More]