RNIB Befriender - Rhondda Cynon Taff

Recruiter
Location
Rhondda Cynon Taf
Posted
02 Mar 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
10659
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Do you enjoy socialising with people and providing company? Why not become a befriender? As a befriender you will become a companion for some who is visually impaired. Help them to gain independence by accompanying them to enjoy hobbies and activities they may not have been able to do otherwise or simply meet with them for a tea and chat.

A DBS Enhanced check for regulated activity with adults is required.

When will you be needed?
2 hours per week, flexible.

Location:
Rhondda Cynon Taff

What Will You Be Doing?
Visit people in their home; Having a chat and providing company
   
What Will You Be Doing - Further Info
Assisting them to enjoy hobbies and activities.
   
What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
A caring and friendly nature; A reliable and conscientious attitude; Work with wide range of people
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to make a difference; Working with people with sight loss; A sense of achievement
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Expenses; Training as appropriate