BATOD Magazine Editor and Assistant Executive Officer (0.4)

Closes 04.03.19

Salary: in the range £35000 – £37000 pro rata (depending on qualifications and experience). Pension arrangements will be discussed at a later date.

Time Commitment: 15 hours per week plus attendance at BATOD Steering Group (4 per year) and NEC meetings (4 per year)

An exciting opportunity within BATOD has arisen. From 01/05/2019 the role of Magazine Editor and Assistant Executive Officer will become available for two days a week. Initially it will be a two year contract.

We need a highly effective communicator and someone with exceptional organisation skills to continue the work of BATOD and support the National Executive Officer, Paul Simpson. The magazine is one of the high-profile aspects of the work of BATOD and through this role you will lead on the co-ordination and delivery of this well-received publication.

The successful applicant will have a strong background in deaf education, will be a Qualified Teacher of the Deaf and BATOD member. The successful applicant needs to be a passionate advocate of deaf education. The applicant also needs to be a leading practitioner in Sensory education and will have outstanding communication skills, both in person and in written form.

This role offers the successful applicant an opportunity to be at the forefront of key BATOD activity and contribute to shaping the work of BATOD. This role has the potential to increase in time commitment in the future.

Click here for the Job Description.

Click here for the Person Specification.

For further information please contact Paul Simpson, NEO at

Interview Date: 20th March 2019 in London at a location to be confirmed

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

How to apply

To apply: Applications welcomed by CV, letter of application and references.
Send these to Steph Halder, BATOD President at (