Digital Accessibility Officer (Fixed term) in University of Nottingham Nottingham,England,UnitedKingdom

Full Time

Website University of Nottingham

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About the job

Faculty & School Support Team

Location: University Park

Salary: £26,396 to £32,348 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Closing Date: Monday 24 October 2022

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Reference: LD291422X2

The University of Nottingham is looking to appoint two Digital Accessibility Officers to help deliver and underpin a step change in the digital accessibility of its teaching and learning materials.

You will support a new programme of work introducing new technologies, processes, policies and ways of working to support the University in being more accessible. You will work with the Digital Accessibility Consultant in the design and delivery of specific initiatives to improve accessibility. These will involve providing advice about accessible materials particularly to academic staff and supporting them to adopt best practice in accessibility. This role will be predominantly working with academic staff but will also include some work with students in the promotion of productivity and assistive technologies as a benefit to all.

This fixed term role will work across all the University’s faculties to promote an accessibility first approach. Consequently, the roleholder will need knowledge of digital accessibility tools and approaches and will have experience in providing support ( creating support materials and responding to support requests) .

You will be part of the University’s central team of Learning Technology professionals who will work closely alongside you supporting activity within their designated areas. You will be an ambassador for this team by adopting a proactive, positive and forward-thinking approach to all that you do.

At the University of Nottingham, we aim to give you all the support you need to nurture your talent, develop and reach your professional and personal career goals. We are committed to providing competitive employment packages whilst supporting the well-being of our staff to help them reach their full potential. As a University employee, you will have access to a range of benefits and rewards, including leading fitness and health facilities, staff discounts and travel schemes, along with a generous holiday allowance and a highly attractive pension scheme.

The department currently have a flexible working pilot underway. This role can be done partly from home with the expectation of coming into the office at least twice a week (subject to review).

This is a full-time post (36.25 hours), fixed term to 31 st July 2025. Arrangements for job share would be considered.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Alvaro Roberts or email alvaro.roberts@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Further details:

Our University is a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our

For successful international applicants, we provide financial support for your visa and the immigration health surcharge, plus an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses for any dependants accompanying you to the UK. For more information please see the our webpage on

Company: University of Nottingham

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Nottingham,England,UnitedKingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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