Text Preparer

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Yorkshire and the Humber
Posted
13 Nov 2018
Closes
13 Feb 2019
Ref
9269
Skills
Other
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Short Term

Type of opportunity - Transcription and Audio

Opportunity - 9269

 

Our transcription service enables students with sight loss to reach their potential. Could you help us to prepare a range of study material for transcription into accessible formats for blind and partially sighted higher education students?

 

Region - Yorkshire/Humber

Where based - On Site

Additional location information - RNIB Transcription Service, Leeds Disabled Students' Assessment and Support Chemistry West Block, University of Leeds, LEEDS LS2 9JT

 

What you will be doing?

  • Input data using specialist software
  • Proofread and edit text on screen Administration
  • Scanning
  • Formatting text in Word
  • Binding and despatching finished products as required
  • Producing large print and electronic copies.

 

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Able to work unsupervised
  • Computer Literate
  • Enjoy working as a member of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good level of literacy

 

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to make a difference
  • Working in an office environment
  • Work with a variety of people
  • Meeting new people
  • New experiences and skills

 

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Training as appropriate
  • 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

How often will I be needed - 2 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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