RNIB Studio Reader - Ivybridge

Recruiter
Location
Ivybridge, Devon
Posted
06 Apr 2017
Closes
06 Jul 2017
Ref
5474
Skills
Other
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

You will lend your voice and enthusiasm to help blind and partially sighted people access everything from newsletters to a favourite cookery book by digitally recording audio versions at your local RNIB transcription centre.

What Will You Be Doing?
Create audio recordings from text; Reading a range of materials aloud; Describing non-textual materials
Creating audio recordings from text using a digital recording package; Reading a range of materials aloud clearly, accurately and in an appropriate manner; Describing non-textual materials e.g graphs, photographs or illustrations clearly and succinctly
  
When will you be needed?
Two hours per week flexible :
Mon am; Mon pm; Mon eve; Tues am; Tues pm; Wed am; Wed pm; Thurs am; Thurs pm; Fri am; Fri pm

Location:
RNIB Transcription Centre, Ivybridge PL21 0DW.

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Able to work unsupervised; Accurately/fluently read materials; Clear voice and good listener; Computer Literate; Good level of literacy; Willing to attend relevant training; Reliable; Excellent attention to detail
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to give something back; Working with a variety of people; New experiences and skills
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Regular updates; Training as appropriate; Support from Volunteers and Staff