RNIB Dance Tutor - Edinburgh and Lothians

Recruiter
Location
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Posted
02 Mar 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
4990
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Can you Dance? We need a dance tutor to teach blind and partially sighted people the fun and pleasure they can get from dancing. You will arrange the music and assist them with learning basic dance steps.

This role requires membership of the PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Scheme (Adults).

What Will You Be Doing?
Acting as a sighted guide
Assisting clients to learn basic dance steps
Demonstrating and instructing volunteers
Organising appropriate music for each dance
   
When will you be needed?
Flexible - 4 hours a week

Location:
Edinburgh and the Lothians

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; Reliable; Be enthusiastic, flexible and committed; Enthusiasm to have fun with residents; Good listening skills
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to make a difference; Working with a variety of people; New experiences and skills
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager