Network Committee Volunteer

East of England
23 Oct 2018
15 Jan 2019
Long Term

Type of opportunity: Trusteeship and Advisory


Opportunity - 11489


Are you affected by sight loss and are you connected to local groups of blind and partially sighted people?

Would you like to be part of making a difference by ensuring RNIB is led by blind and partially sighted people?

If the answer is YES - we need you for the East of England Network committee to:
- Identify the things that matter to blind and partially sighted people across the East of England
- Inform and influence RNIB's work and drive societal change
- Build a connected community of blind and partially sighted people and help break down social barriers


Region - East of England

Where based - Your Local Area

Additional location information:

You will require the ability to travel within the region and to use social media / Skype


What you will be doing?

You will be part of an enthusiastic committee of blind and partially sighted people meeting up to 6 times a year, supporting & guiding RNIB's Network team.

The role will also require some community project work outside of the meetings.


What skills and experience are needed?

  • Able to contribute to our strategy
  • Able to influence others
  • An excellent communicator
  • Experience of sight loss
  • Strong personal commitment


What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to give something back
  • A chance to make a difference
  • A chance to build a strong community


What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager


When will you be needed?


How often will I be needed?

3 hours Per Month


Criminal Record Check Information

This role requires an enhanced criminal record check


Apply now or register your interest to find out more.

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