Job Vacancy Home Visitor

You’ll do meaningful work every day, with the chance to see first-hand what a difference your efforts make to people with sight loss in Berkshire. It’s hard work, but it’s unbelievably rewarding and a lot of fun. It also gives you the chance to meet some incredibly inspiring people.

You’ll carry out visits to assess the needs of visually impaired new Members and carry out an ongoing programme of home visits to promote independence for visually impaired Members within a designated area of Berkshire.

Providing emotional, social and practical support to visually impaired service users, including making referrals to third parties. Assist Members with paperwork such as reading post or completing forms (not including financial or legal matters). Demonstrate simple equipment for the visually impaired such as electronic reading aids. Be aware of changes to service users’ vulnerabilities and take appropriate action if needed which may involve referring to local authorities. Attend monthly Berkshire Vision social clubs to provide a point of support for Members and assist with any queries. Keep members and their families up to date regarding benefits, services, information and advice relating to visual impairment.

Find out more:

Home Visitor Job Description >

To apply please complete our application form > 

And return to recruitment@berkshirevision.org.uk

The closing date for applications is 5pm 26th May 2019.

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