RNIB Promotion and Events Volunteer - Cardiff

Recruiter
Location
Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Ref
9002
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Are you friendly and outgoing, do you have good telephone skills and a natural rapport with people? We need you to help us contact organisations across Wales to promote Online Today- the Big Lottery Funded project which helps people with sight loss to get online. You will also attend events with our Online Today team to help the day run smoothly and provide sighted guiding.

What Will You Be Doing?
Maintain records and computer files; Provide sighted guiding
Identify organisations who support people with sight loss and contact them by telephone to promote events and training.Visit organisations in person, to pass on promotional leaflets to raise awareness of Online Today.Attend Online Today events.
   
When will you be needed?
Flexible

Location:
This role is based in our Cardiff office and in the local area.

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; Ability to use your own initiative; A knowledge of general admin practices; An interest in technology; Comfortable talking over the telephone
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to make a difference; Working with a variety of people; Working with people with sight loss; Meeting new people
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Training as appropriate; Sighted Guiding Training