RNIB Campaign Co-ordinator - Rhondda Cynon Taff Valley.

Recruiter
Location
Rhondda Cynon Taf
Posted
02 Mar 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
10489
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Are you interested in issues that affect blind and partially sighted people? We are looking for someone to help us identify, plan and take action on local campaigning issues, organise campaigns at a local level and AM's, NHS trusts, local authorities etc., to help make everyday better for people living with sight loss.

What Will You Be Doing?
Help organise campaign events; Publicising agreed campaigns.; Carrying out research; Attend local and regional events; Keep abreast of local issues/challenges
Building links and developing contacts with relevant local organisations, groups and individuals;
You may also be supported to take on roles within your local community (such as NHS trust boards) where opportunities exist.
  
When will you be needed?
Flexible

Location:
This opportunity is available in the Rhondda Cynon Taff valley.
 
What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; Effective listening skills; Good knowledge of the local area; Interest in Campaigning; aware of issues affecting blind people
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
Working with people with sight loss; New experiences and skills; chance to build a strong community
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Expenses; Training as appropriate