How to apply
Start 2019 by making a difference to an individuals life
We are looking for self-motivated, confident and inspirational individual to join our community services team based in East Anglia
You will be working closely and engaging with social services teams and agencies to highlight the importance of Deafblind UK's work, whilst identifying new referrals and home-visiting people with combined sight and hearing loss.
This is a fixed term contract until December 2020 with the possibility to extend funding permitting.
This position is Home Based within Cambridgeshire or Suffolk area and will be covering our services within East Anglia.
We have engagement led groups with various locations including Bury St Edmonds, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Members throughout the East Anglia region.
What to expect in the role…
No two days are the same in this role, you may be visiting our members in their homes identifying an effective service based on their needs; or running a local peer support group; or attending a forum / networking meeting to talk about the every day challenges faced with sight and hearing loss or managing local volunteers and events.
This role will also involve various administrative duties including recording data, monthly reporting, planning and reviewing of projects and working towards targets and agreed objectives.
To be successful in this role you will:
Choosing to work within our unique services you will not only be benefiting from a supportive network of colleagues, this will also be complimented by an excellent benefits package including:
Do you love networking and passionate about engaging with the local community and assisting those with disabilities?
Then we want to hear from you…
Simply complete the short application form, attach your CV and tell us why you’re ideal for this role and we’ll be back in touch
A detailed Job Description and Person Specifications can be found on our above or on our website advert, for any queries or a confidential chat please call the Recruitment Team
We look forward to hearing from you!
To find out more about our services and our wonderful community work please visit our website
For any queries about this role or for an application form in an alternative format then please contact the Recruitment Team
This role is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund