Sight Loss Advisor – Worcester, 18 Hrs Per Week
Are You Looking for an Exciting New Challenge?
Why not join our award-winning team?
Sight Concern Worcestershire is a well-established charity offering support to over 2000 people affected by sight loss. Our team of Sight Loss Advisors play a vital role in supporting people to lead independent and fulfilling lives. Our staff and volunteers are at the heart of what we do; it’s through their skill and effort that we help people to adapt to sight loss and play an active role in society. We offer specialist training for all our roles.
As a Sight Loss Advisor, you will
- Support people affected by sight loss to a make informed choices by providing information and advice
- Work with people on a one to one basis to obtain the appropriate support, services and equipment to enable them to lead an independent life
- Facilitate a monthly sight loss information and support group to enable people with sight loss to learn new skills and develop confidence.
A full, clean driving licence and use of a car is essential. If unable to drive due to a disability, we can support you to obtain an Access to Work Grant.
A comprehensive training program is provided.
If you have a positive attitude and a passion for enabling people to reach their full potential, we would love to hear from you. To download our recruitment pack which describes the role in more detail, please go to Sight Loss Advisor Information Pack.
For an informal chat about the role, please call Katy Wakefield on 01905 723245. The closing date for applications is 8th July 2019 at 5pm.
“There’s always someone to rely on to get information and this is what’s impressive.”
“This is the first time I’ve felt part of a community – that I belong.”
“Attending the group has given me greater confidence and communication.”