Sight for Surrey: Vacancy: Rehabilitation Worker for for people who are blind, partially sighted or Deafblind

23 July 2018
Source: Sight for Surrey

36 hours per week (Full-time)
Salary £23,000 – £35,000 per annum

We are Sight for Surrey – an ambitious charity offering a lifetime of support to people who are blind or partially sighted, Deaf, deafblind or hard of hearing. Our mission is to support people to overcome their day-to-day challenges, achieve their potential and lead an independent life. Established in 1922, we are a countywide charity based in Fetcham, near Leatherhead.

We currently have a vacancy for a Rehabilitation Sensory Specialist to join a team of workers providing a range of statutory assessment and rehabilitation services to people with a vision impairment (VI) and combined sight and hearing loss (CSHL) including Section 7 assessments. We are looking for someone with experience in reablement and rehabilitation training for people with VI and CSHL or similar background in a social care/ health. Commitment to person centred working, excellent communication skills, the ability to work flexibly, as part of a team, collaborate effectively with others, and enthusiastic ‘can do’ approach are essential. The post will involve travelling countywide. Job Share considered. Funding of training for professional qualification considered.

Closing date for completed applications: 21st August 2018

For an application pack for the above post, please contact Sandra Chenery by email: schenery@sightforsurrey.org.uk, Tel. 01372 869962.

Alternatively you may download the forms and job description from Sight for Surrey website: https://www.sightforsurrey.org.uk/about-us/work-us/

Please send your completed application form, signed GDPR Privacy Notice and equal opportunities form to Sandra Chenery, email address as above or by post to Sight for Surrey, Rentwood, School Lane, Fetcham, Surrey KT22 9JX.

Sight for Surrey is an equal opportunities employer and accredited as Disability Confident.
Website: http://www.sightforsurrey.org.uk
Registered Charity No: 1121949, Company No: 06309405

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