RNIB County Steering Group Volunteer - Swansea

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Swansea
Posted
18 Dec 2018
Closes
15 Jan 2019
Ref
4975
Interests
Disability
Hours per month
10 to 20 hours
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Type of opportunity - Advice, information and support

Opportunity - 4975

Are you affected by sight loss? Would you like the opportunity to attend Steering Group Meetings to network and discuss issues affecting you and others with sight loss in the county?

We are looking for volunteers to attend these meetings to share ideas and be part of the decision making process to help develop and improve services for blind and partially sighted people.

Region - Wales

Where based - Your Local Area Additional location information - Meetings are held in various locations in the Swansea area

What you will be doing?

  • Meeting and greeting visitors
  • Respond to questions and concerns
  • Listen to Talk and Support group talks
  • Making appropriate contributions
  • Create a friendly welcome

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Ability to listen
  • Ability to use your own initiative

What will you gain from the role?

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

What support will be given?

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

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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