Salary: £9.38 per hour (£17,071 per annum pro rata)
Hours per week: 25 hours per week flexibly (to be agreed) including occasional evening and weekend work
Reporting to: Services Manager
Sight Support Hull and East Yorkshire is a well-established charity based in Hull supporting people with visual impairment. We believe no-one in Hull & East Yorkshire should have to face sight loss alone and every visually impaired person can enjoy the same opportunities and quality of life as those who are fully sighted.
An opportunity has arisen for a SocialEYES Coordinator to join our team.
The post holder will be responsible for all aspects of th coordination of our SocialEYES leisure and activity programme.
Job Role & Purpose:
To plan, develop and deliver a varied range of activities, trips, events and clubs on a regular basis and expand the customer base for the SocialEYES group; thus stimulating social interaction, reducing isolation and improving physical and mental wellbeing of participants of the group.
We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and organised individual who will proactively engage with members of the visually impaired community to encourage participation in a wide range of activities.
Previous experience of working with visually impaired people, whilst desirable, is not essential as full training will be provided.
Please see full job description and person specification for further details.
The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
To apply for this position please contact Gill Wright on 01482 342297 or by sending an email to email@example.com for more information or an application pack. Completed application forms should be returned marked Private and Confidential to Gill Wright, Sight Support Hull & East Yorkshire, 466 Beverley Road, Hull HU5 1NF or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. no later than 5pm on Friday 29th March 2019.
Interviews will take place on Tuesday 9th April 2019. If you have not heard by this date, then please accept that on this occasion your application has not been successful.
Please note, applications received which are not on the official application form will not be considered.