Author: Eileen Sleaford

Welcome to our new team stars
We’re so excited to introduce Footprints’ new team members, Amanda Longley and Sophie Underwood, following recent recruitment ads., both providing essential support within our small team to keep our vital [...]
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Updated – Classroom Assistant Vacancy at Footprints CEC Charity in Nottingham
We have made changes to the hours required for this previously advertised permanent position. Working hours are now Tuesday to Friday, 8.30 am to 4.30 pm. Are you a natural [...]
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Footprints has a Conductor vacancy at their Conductive Education Centre in Sneinton, Nottingham
Are you a qualified Conductor or a third-year student of Conductive Education? We urgently need to recruit another Conductor to our team – someone who will help make a positive [...]
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Nottingham Forest Legends and TV Stars to Feature in Charity Football Match to Fundraise for…
The Footprints Cup 21 Comes to Ilkeston Town on Sunday 8th August at 2:30 pm! Nottingham Forest football legends, TV stars and local heroes are rallying together to stage a [...]
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Vacancy for a part-time Community Fundraiser
Footprints Conductive Education Centre is a Nottingham-based charity with a significant impact. We work with babies and pre-school children with neuro disabilities and genetic conditions such as cerebral palsy and [...]
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Vacancy for a full-time Business Support Officer at Footprints CEC
Footprints Conductive Education Centre is a Nottingham-based charity with a significant impact. We work with babies and pre-school children with neuro disabilities and genetic conditions such as cerebral palsy and [...]
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Charity Fundraiser Laurence wins LFC Local Hero Competition and dream trip to Anfield
On 6th July 2020 (a whole year ago!), six-year-old Laurence (now aged seven) completed an unprecedented lockdown fundraising challenge. He undertook 75 consecutive days of running, raising a remarkable £3,041 [...]
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Are you the special someone we’re looking for?
We need a qualified Conductor! (*we will also accept applications from third-year students) Do you have a particular affinity with babies and young children? Then we need your brilliance, your [...]
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Exciting opportunity for a health or education professional seeking a meaningful career change.
Footprints Conductive Education Centre in Nottingham has an exciting opportunity for a health or education professional seeking a meaningful career change. Job description: Student Multi-disciplinary Conductor February 2021 For the [...]
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What did 2020 teach you?
Here at Footprints, we learned to adapt (this year’s keyword). Traditionally, Conductive Education is a hands-on, face-to-face teaching and learning method that works best in groups – who knew that [...]
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Local children’s charity thrilled with life-changing Christmas gift from Global’s Make Some Noise.
Nottingham-based charity, Footprints CEC, is the lucky recipient of a generous donation to improve online communication primarily with families affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Thanks to a Global’s Make Some [...]
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Disabled children’s charity Footprints faces funding challenges ahead
Footprints CEC Conductive Education Centre) has been a lifeline for families of disabled children across the East Midlands – and beyond – for almost 40 years. Now, it is battling [...]
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Join our #Footprintssingandsign fundraising challenge on Sunday 26 April! #twopointsixchallenge
Join our #Footprintssingandsign fundraising challenge! Part of the national 2.6 Challenge #twopointsixchallenge, we’re challenging you to film yourself either belting your heart out to a verse from the classic song [...]
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Over 40% loss of income – East Midlands children’s charity sends plea to local people…
We are grateful to Jennie Holland PR who is generously supporting our charity for a few months. See their latest press releases for Footprints: East Midlands Business Link Business Shows [...]
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MESSAGE TO FAMILIES FROM FOOTPRINTS BOARD OF TRUSTEES
We are in extraordinary times, and we know many of the families using our services will be worried about the impact on their children without access to our centre, as [...]
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Closure creates concern for isolated families and local charity’s future
Footprints Conductive Education Centre in Nottingham last week took the unprecedented and challenging decision to cancel its sessions for children and parents for [at least] four weeks with immediate effect, [...]
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Celebrating 70 years of Conductive Education at Footprints CEC
This year, local charity Footprints Conductive Education Centre in Nottingham is celebrating 70 years of Conductive Education, the specialist approach practised at the centre that can transform the lives of [...]
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Coronavirus action plan update
Yesterday, the Government’s Coronavirus action plan was launched. This document sets out what the UK as a whole has done to tackle the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and what it plans to [...]
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Being Matthew’s Mum and The Long Summer Holiday
If like me, you’re on your own for the duration with children who want to be entertained but have different needs it’s hard work! It’s lovely to spend time with [...]
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Congratulating our new Conductor Assistants – the first in Nottingham!
Two years ago Footprints Trustees committed to addressing the shortfall of qualified Conductive Education staff available and made the decision to train Conductor Assistants (CAs) to work in our Centre. [...]
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