Action for Blind People Young People's Group - Leeds
Are you looking to develop your skills and experience of working with young people? You could help us by offering practical help to our blind and partially sighted young people and encouraging and supporting them to get involved in activities and outings. The group meets once a fortnight and occasional Saturdays.
This role requires an enhanced criminal record check
What Will You Be Doing?
Help set up and run activities; Acting as a sighted guide
When will you be needed?
Tues eve; Sat am; Sat pm
Based at Action for Blind People, Fairfax House, Wade Lane, Leeds LS2 8JU and various venues throughout Leeds depending on activities.
What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; Friendly, helpful and understanding; Reliable; Be enthusiastic, flexible and committed
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to make a difference; Working with people with sight loss; Working with young people; Meeting new people; New experiences and skills
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Sighted Guiding Training