Rehabilitation Officer Visually Impaired

Location: based in West Dorset
Section: Adult & Community Services, Bridport
Salary: £25,727 - £29,528
Ref: 61013807

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent full time Rehabilitation Officer for Visually Impaired based in West Dorset. You should have a recognised Rehabilitation Officer for the Visually Impaired professional qualification such as a Diploma or Foundation Degree in Rehabilitation Studies, or equivalent. Ideally you will also have post qualifying experience in the provision of rehabilitation services to visually impaired people.

This post has a significant travel requirement and you are contractually required to have a vehicle (or transport deemed to be suitable by the County Council) available for use as required. This post involves working with vulnerable adults and/or having access to significant information about them and will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing Date: 17 August 2014

Please note Dorset County Council does not accept CV’s in place of an application form as we require the same range of information from all our candidates. To view the relevant details and apply online please visit dorsetforyou.com/jobs or ring the application hotline on 01305 228535. We value diversity and welcome applications from all parts of the community.