Watch Clinic Volunteer

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Northern Ireland
Posted
18 Dec 2018
Closes
15 Jan 2019
Ref
6043
Skills
Other
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Short Term

Type of opportunity - Technology

Opportunity - 6043

Are you good at small delicate work? You can use your skill to help people with sight loss by replacing the batteries in their talking and tactile watches.

We need someone who can give their time and talent a half day per week at our Belfast office.

Region - Northern Ireland

Where based - On Site

Additional location information - RNIB NI Victoria House Belfast

What you will be doing?

  • Replacing the batteries in accessible watches that are brought in by our service users.

What skills and experience are needed?

  • A welcoming and friendly nature
  • Confident and Patient
  • Identify problems, research solutions
  • Learn about assistive technology

What will you gain from the role?

  • Work with a variety of people
  • Meeting new people
  • Work with people with sight loss
  • Working with older people

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Training as appropriate
  • Sighted Guiding Training
  • Support from Volunteers and Staff

When will you be needed - Flexible

How often will I be needed - 4 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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