Work for us

Join our dedicated team that’s putting inclusion and confidence back into the lives of disabled people.



Per annum £22,000 – £25,000 (dependant on experience)

Closing Date

SpecialEffect is an award-winning UK charity that exists to help severely physically disabled people to get more out of life by giving them access to video games and technology. Known as the gamers’ charity, gamers and gaming communities are at the heart of both our work and those who make that work possible – our amazing supporters.

What you’ll be doing
You would join our busy, friendly administration team, involved with all areas of the charity and who are key to helping the charity function efficiently. You’ll be responsible for the day-to-day running of the office, processing enquiries from service users and fundraisers, implementing and providing ongoing maintenance of all office policies, procedures and systems as well as supporting all areas of the charity with telephone calls, postage and packaging, documentation and external bookings.

What you’ll need
Ideally you will have a good knowledge of MS Office 365 products, database experience and very importantly good communication skills as well as excellent attention to detail. The full person specification can be found in the Administrator job description.

How to apply
To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to

Please note interviews will take place on the 5th/6th & 7th October 2021
If you need further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying, please get in touch with us at



A note about opportunities at SpecialEffect

Please don’t send us requests for employment, an internship or work experience unless in response to a specific job which is advertised on this page. If and when the charity’s Trustees are looking to employ new staff, they will invite applications from people with a specific combination of skills, qualifications and experience to match a detailed job description.

Our work

We’re bringing inclusion into lives of physically disabled people right across the world through the innovative use of technology.

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