Disabled Actor in Wheelchair for Digital Media Project

09/13/2019

Actor on Wheelchair Needed for New YouTube Channel.

Location: nationwide

Type: Video

We are a web accessibility software company and are looking for an actor (female or male) for our YouTube channel. Our channel is about #accessibility, #inclusion, and empowering people with disabilities.

The chosen actor will record a short clip about our software and a few short clips reading blog posts.

The work can be done from your house, recorded on a computer. The background must look like an office or reception area. Having plants and/or art is a big plus. It must look professional.

We will send you the scripts, you record the video and send it to us for post production.

Look Needed:
Mid 30s to mid 50s on a wheelchair
Corporate or business casual

Plus Points:
Clear American accent
Knowledge in web accessibility and social media
Experience with infomercial

This can be an on-going contract, as we are constantly producing new content

To apply, send a video reading the script below to hello (at) allyright (dot) com. No solicitation, please. It is important that you dress up and organize the background as you would do on the actual videos.

There is no compensation for sending this application video. We will not use your video for anything other than selecting candidates.

Nonunion only. Payment: $50 (we can pay through Zelle, PayPal, or Venmo).

Script for Casting Call:
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 covers a wide range of recommendations for making Web content more accessible. Following these guidelines will make content more accessible to a wider range of people with disabilities, including accommodations for blindness and low vision, deafness and hearing loss, limited movement, speech disabilities, photosensitivity, and combinations of these, and some accommodation for learning disabilities and cognitive limitations; but will not address every user need for people with these disabilities. These guidelines address accessibility of web content on desktops, laptops, tablets, and mobile devices. Following these guidelines will also often make Web content more usable to users in general.

WCAG 2.1 success criteria are written as testable statements that are not technology-specific. Guidance about satisfying the success criteria in specific technologies, as well as general information about interpreting the success criteria, is provided in separate documents. See Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Overview for an introduction and links to WCAG technical and educational material.

WCAG 2.1 extends Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 [WCAG20], which was published as a W3C Recommendation December 2008. Content that conforms to WCAG 2.1 also conforms to WCAG 2.0. The WG intends that for policies requiring conformance to WCAG 2.0, WCAG 2.1 can provide an alternate means of conformance. The publication of WCAG 2.1 does not deprecate or supersede WCAG 2.0. While WCAG 2.0 remains a W3C Recommendation, the W3C advises the use of WCAG 2.1 to maximize future applicability of accessibility efforts. The W3C also encourages use of the most current version of WCAG when developing or updating Web accessibility policies.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: nationwide
Please submit to: hello@allyright.com

This casting notice was posted by: Paulo Amaral, Ally Right



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