Resource Centre Assistant

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Posted
30 Oct 2018
Closes
30 Jan 2019
Ref
10985
Interests
Disability
Hours per month
20 to 30 hours
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Type of opportunity - Administration

 

Opportunity - 10985  

 

Could you be the welcoming face of RNIB?

Do you have good communication skills and enjoy meeting and helping people?

We need friendly, enthusiastic people like you to give visitors to our Resource Centre the best possible experience when they come to us for information about our products and services or general enquiries.

You could also be guiding our visitors with sight loss around the building. Ideally, you will have some flexibility to fit in with the needs of the Resource Centre.

 

Region - London

 

Where based - On Site  

 

Additional location information

London: RNIB, 105 Judd Street, London WC1H 9NE  

 

What you will be doing?

  • Answering and making telephone calls
  • Meeting and greeting visitors
  • Provide sighted guiding

Generally, you will be speaking to blind and partially sighted people and explaining the different products and services that RNIB offer.  

 

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Ability to use your own initiative
  • Approachable & empathetic nature
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work as part of a team

 

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to make a difference
  • Work with a variety of people
  • Meeting new people
  • New experiences and skills
  • Work with people with sight loss

 

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Training as appropriate
  • Sighted Guiding Training
  • Support from Volunteers and Staff

 

When will you be needed?

Mon am, Mon pm, Tues am, Tues pm, Wed am, Wed pm, Thurs am, Thurs pm, Fri am, Fri pm  

 

How often will I be needed?

5 hours per week

 

Criminal Record Check Information

This role does not require a criminal record check

 

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.

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