RNIB Social Activities - Group Leader - Ballymena

Recruiter
Location
Ballymena, Mid & East Antrim
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Ref
9028
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

We are looking for a warm, polite and caring Social Activities Group Leader to organise and host RNIB Activity Groups. Help blind and partially sighted people to gain independence and confidence whilst networking with others in their community at group meetings, activities and events.

This role requires an enhanced criminal record check

What Will You Be Doing?
Sighted Guiding
You will be helping RNIB deliver its community services in the Ballymena area. You will ensure the health and safety of service users and support them in accessing other RNIB services..
   
When will you be needed?
Flexible

Location:
Ballymena Area

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Interpersonal Skills; Reliable, punctual and trustworthy; Willingness to work as part of a team; Willingness to work independently; Reliability, enthusiasm and patience
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to make a difference; Experience in a care setting; Working with a variety of people; Working with people with sight loss
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Regular updates; Training as appropriate; Sighted Guiding Training; Support from Volunteers and Staff