RNIB Dance Tutor - Edinburgh and Lothians

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Posted
18 Dec 2018
Closes
15 Jan 2019
Ref
4990
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Type of opportunity - Befriending, social activity

Opportunity - 4990

Can you Dance? We need a dance tutor to teach blind and partially sighted people the fun and pleasure they can get from dancing.

You will arrange the music and assist them with learning basic dance steps.

Region - Scotland

Where based - Your Local Area

Additional location information - Edinburgh and the Lothians: in the local area.

What you will be doing?

  • Acting as a sighted guide
  • Assisting clients to learn basic dance steps
  • Demonstrating and instructing volunteers
  • Organising appropriate music for each dance

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Be enthusiastic, flexible and committed
  • Enthusiasm to have fun with residents
  • Good communication skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Reliable

What will you gain from the role?

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

What support will be given?

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

How often will I be needed - 4 hours Per Week

Criminal Record Check Information - This role requires membership of the PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Scheme (Adults).

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.

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