Disability IT Specialist – Spring 2024

Join our dynamic team at access: technology as we expand our reach and make a profound impact on lives across the country.

We’re thrilled to announce a unique opportunity for the role of Assistive Technology Consultant. If you’re a confident, sociable individual with a passion for making a real difference, this is the role for you.

Why choose access: technology?

Financial Benefits:

      • Competitive salary: £34k, with part-time option.

      • Generous bonus: Earn 25% of additional income generated.

      • Travel compensation: Receive 55p per mile for all client-facing work, with all appointment travel considered part of your workday.

    Non-financial Benefits:

        • Flexibility: Enjoy a mix of home and office working, allowing you to balance your professional and personal life effectively.

        • Pet-friendly office: Yes! Bring your dog to work.

        • Growing benefits: Gain an extra day of holiday for each year of service. 

        • More time for you: Celebrate your birthday with an additional day off.

        • Flexi-time and agile working: Because work should fit around your life.

        • Season pass: Enjoy a season pass to Newby Hall and Gardens for you and guests.

      Become part of our sector-leading team dedicated to unlocking the potential of assistive technology and transforming lives

      Company Information:

      We are a leading assistive technology consultancy, based in Ripon, North Yorkshire, specialising in supporting clients with brain injuries. Our mission: transform lives through technology, one individual at a time. We work in home and school environments to provide bespoke technology solutions for disabled children and adults.

      Our values are centred around being client-focused and ensuring the highest quality of service. Autonomy is a key factor in our candidate selection, allowing you to make decisions in your clients’ best interests with the support of our experienced team and multidisciplinary partners.

      Who we are looking for:

      Are you a dedicated educator eager to bring your best to the table? Many of us here are former teachers who wanted to do more. Say goodbye to the constraints of the traditional education system and step into a world where your skills have a direct impact on lives. If you’re a motivated teacher ready for a fresh start, we want to hear from you.

      We’re on the lookout for individuals who radiate positivity, using your expertise and experience to enhance the lives of others. Your passion for people is what we value most; we’ll train you on the technical side of things. Join us on the cutting edge of assistive technology.


          • Full, clean driving license and own vehicle.

          • Excellent communication skills.

          • Enhanced DBS eligibility.

          • Degree in education, IT, or health-related field.

          • Strong technical acumen.

          • Prior experience with children, especially those with learning difficulties.

          • Excellent organisational skills.

          • Excellent report writing.


            • Experience with specific disabilities like brain injuries or cerebral palsy.

            • Experience in IT setup and troubleshooting.

            • Comfortable in a multi-disciplinary team setting.

            • Familiar with medico-legal operations.

            • Makaton trained.

          How to Apply

          Email your CV and cover letter (PDF only) telling us why you’re our perfect AT consultant to domore@accesstechnology.co.uk

          If you have any questions or need further information, don’t hesitate to get in touch.
          We’re accepting applications until we find the perfect match.