Screen Reader/ Accessibility Analyst

Vacancy Details

This is a Jobs Growth Wales vacancy

Employer Name:

Digital Accessibility Centre, Neath

Type of vacancy:

Jobs Growth Wales

Location:

Neath

Closing Date:

03/05/2019

Vacancy ID:

44072

Pay:

£8.75 per hour

Hours of Work:

25 hours per week

Start Date:

27/05/2019

Age Range:

Applicants must be between 16 and 24

Duration of vacancy:

Six month job initially with a view to becoming a permanent position

Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Occupation:
IT Operations and User Support Technician
Sector:
Computers and IT
***IMPORTANT INFORMATION***

IMMEDIATE APPLICATION IS ADVISABLE.

YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE PROCESSED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

CLOSING DATES & START DATES ARE ONLY A GUIDELINE AND MAY CHANGE

SUITABLE CANDIDATES WILL BE NOTIFIED OF INTERVIEW ARRANGEMENTS AS APPROPRIATE

• To assist in testing clients’ web products to assess accessibility using a range of screen reader assistive software, e.g. JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver on iPhone, Talkback on Android.
• To help produce a status report post testing of each web product, detailing accessibility status according to the findings.
• To conduct yourself in a professional manner.
• To undertake learning as necessary, identified through regular reviews and annual appraisal.
• To assist in representing Digital Accessibility Centre (DAC) in promoting its work and services.
• To adopt, implement and share best practises.
• To maintain effective communication with team members and management.
• Any other duties and responsibilities as mutually agreed
with management.

Preferred Learning Provider

ISA TRAINING (WBL)

Desirable personal qualities

• Familiarity of assistive technologies hardware and/or software. E.g. JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver on iPhone, Talkback on Android or a willingness to learn.
• Positive outlook and clear focus on high quality output.
• Empathetic communicator. Ability to communicate effectively through written media.
• Excellent face-to-face communicator. Ability to demonstrate the skills to produce high quality client reports and feedback.
• Ability to work under time constraints, to pre-determined deadlines.
• Good organisational, time management and analytical skills. Positive response to disabled people.
• Ability to practise Inclusion.
• Good IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft products such as Word, Outlook.
Desirable
• Good understanding of

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

***IMPORTANT INFORMATION*** BEFORE APPLYING FOR THIS VACANCY PLEASE ENSURE you complete your vacancy profile as fully as possible, and provide an up-to-date mobile number & email address in your application. PLEASE ENSURE that you are eligible for a Jobs Growth Wales position **IF YOU RE INVITED FOR INTERVIEW, please ensure you contact the employer to confirm that you WILL or WILL NOT be attending. **IF YOU ARE OFFERED A START DATE - please ensure you contact the employer to confirm that you WILL or WILL NOT be starting CHECK your email inbox and Careers Wales account regularly for updates to your application. Suitable candidates will be notified of interview arrangements as appropriate.

Eligibility

Please check that you are eligible to apply for Jobs Growth Wales before applying.
Your application will be refused if you are not eligible.

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