RNIB and Guide Dogs: Charities collaborate to empower guide dog owners to tackle access refusals

6 February 2019
Source: Gudie Dogs and RNIB

  RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) and Guide Dogs have launched a toolkit to help guide dog owners challenge access refusals. The new jointly-produced pack contains details of a guide dog owner’s rights, a step-by-step guide to making a complaint, plus other useful resources. Not allowing access to a person with their guide dog is against the Equality

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Guide Dogs: Vacancy: Specialist Education Support Officer

17 January 2019
Source: Guide Dogs

Salary:  £33,842 to £35,833 per annum Location:  Home Based (Geographical Area) Region:  Homebased Job Type:  Grade 5 Category:  Permanent- Full Time Closing Date:  29/01/2019 In England, we offer expert, independent advice to help make sure children with sight loss are supported at school, and that they attend the nursery, school or college that’s right for them. In Scotland, Northern Ireland

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Guide Dogs: Vacancy: Senior Programme Manager

11 January 2019
Source: Guide Dogs

Salary:  £43,283 to £45,828 per annum Location:  Central Office Region:  South East Job Type:  Grade 6 Category:  Fixed Term Contract- Full Time Closing Date:  14/01/2019 Guide Dogs are looking for a qualified, experienced and enthusiastic Programme Manager to support Guide Dogs deliver its exciting Transformational Change Programme. As a Programme Manager you will lead on the delivery of key projects

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A Guide Dogs Christmas event in Parliament for MP’s will your MP Attend?

16 November 2018
Source: Guide Dogs

On 19 December, Guide Dogs will be hosting their annual Christmas event in Parliament. They’d love your MP to be there and pick up a personalised Christmas message from you!   To invite them and share your message, fill out this form, and click ‘invite my MP’. On the next page you’ll be able to read the invitation email to

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Guide Dogs: Vacancy: Transformation Director

9 November 2018
Source: Guide Dogs

Salary:  Circa £90,000 per annum Location:  Central Office Region:  South East Category:  Fixed Term Contract- Full Time Closing Date: 15/11/2018 About the role Guide Dogs’ ambition is a future where every person with sight loss has the confidence and support to live their lives to the full. To help us achieve our ambition, we wish to appoint a Transformation Director

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New Deal Project – Developing a New Deal through digital

8 November 2018
Source: RNIB, Vision UK, Visionary and Guide Dogs

    As a sector, we know that one of the biggest challenges facing blind and partially sighted people across the UK is their ability to access the right information, advice and support, at the right time. As organisations, we all too often hear people telling us that services are not consistently provided; that it’s very difficult to find out

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Guide Dog: November is Action for Access Month!

6 November 2018
Source: Guide Dogs

Connecting with an MP is the best way to make sure minicab and taxi drivers know how to support guide dog owners. Click here to find out more. With so many emails being sent, a real letter can cut through the noise with your MP. Take Guide Dogs short quiz to build a personalised letter to your MP, telling them

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Guide Dogs: By My Side, strategy 2018 – 2023

1 November 2018
Source: Guide Dogs

Guide Dogs exists to provide life-changing services to the 360,000 people who are registered blind or partially sighted, and the two million people in the UK living with sight loss. We’ve been on this journey since our first guide dog partnerships were formed in 1931. In recent years, we have expanded our services beyond our dogs to help thousands more

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Guide Dogs, Recruitment: Director of People and Performance

9 October 2018
Source: Guide Dogs

Guide Dogs are currently recruiting for Director of People and Performance to lead them through a period of organisational change, including cultural change and to develop their leaders to become world-class. A key objective will be to implement a volunteering strategy which supports the organisation’s ‘By My Side’ 2023 strategy, and to partner the People team with the business so

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Guide Dogs: helping children, young people and their families

18 September 2018
Source: Guide Dogs

Guide Dogs has been best known as the provider of the iconic guide dog service, however the work of the charity now encompasses much more. Guide Dogs children & young people’s services offer parents, guardians and carers information, advice and guidance from the moment their child receives a diagnosis of vision impairment, all the way through to adulthood. Family members

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