GDA is a forward-thinking and innovative charity providing valuable support and services to deaf, hard of hearing and deafened children, young people and adults living in Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire, and South Gloucestershire.

Every so often we seek like-minded people to join our vibrant team. Please see below the opportunities we currently have available.

Tinnitus Support Group volunteer leader

The Tinnitus Support Group is a monthly group that meets at GDA in Barnwood to offer a friendly peer support network to those living with tinnitus, as well as holistic and technology-based strategies for coping with the condition.

We are now looking for a volunteer leader to take on the running of the group. The volunteer leaders roles will include:

  • Liaising with group members to inform them of upcoming sessions
  • Arranging speakers to attend the monthly sessions to share different coping mechanism techniques
  • Managing member attendance fees
  • Arranging refreshments for the month sessions
  • Host the members and speaker at the monthly group sessions

The role will require approximately 5 hours each month and will be based at the GDA office in Barnwood.

The Tinnitus Support Group takes place on the first Tuesday of every month, 2pm to 4pm.

If you would like to know more about the role or would like to express an interest in taking on the position, please email us at volunteering@gda.org.uk, call us on 01452 372999 or text 07875 610860.

BSL interpreters

GDA is always looking for fully qualified British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters to assist Deaf people with their appointments.

If you are a qualified BSL interpreter and would like to join our team on a freelance basis, please contact us on 01452 372999 or email admin@gda.org.uk for more information.