RNIB Social Activities - Loughborough
Opportunities exist at RNIB College Loughborough for lively people to have social contact with blind or partially sighted & disabled learners. Activities may include quiz nights, sporting activities, music, outings, reading, card games or doing crosswords. You may wish to share an interest you have – local history, travel experiences, sporting activities.
This role requires an enhanced criminal record check
What Will You Be Doing?
Help set up and run activities; Acting as a sighted guide
To organise independent Activities Sessions if desired
To work within the boundaries of the role and to refer to members of staff when the need arises eg. Personal Care
When will you be needed?
RNIB, Radmoor Road, Loughborough, LE11 3BS
What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; A caring and friendly nature; Organised, friendly and enthusiastic; Empathy with partially sighted people
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to give something back; Experience in a care setting; Working with people with sight loss; New experiences and skills
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager