Employment news

This page contains the latest news from the world of employment. If you were looking for job vacancies at RNIB, go to the Jobs at RNIB page.

  • New film shows steps to a safer workplace


    The steps to make returning to the workplace safer for employees with sight loss are simple and shouldn't take long to put in place. Our advisors have prepared a short film with some simple steps for employers to consider.

  • Five tips for working from home for people with sight loss


    Working at home can throw up lots of unexpected challenges. 

    It's a new experience for many and it can be hard to get used to so, if you’re working from home for the first time and finding it difficult to adjust, here are five top tips from RNIB's employment team. If you’re blind or partially sighted, these tips might make it easier for you settle into this new way of working.

  • Make your premises accessible


    RNIB Employment Manager, Kudirat Adeniyi, has spoken to Facilitate, the magazine for Workplace and Facilities Management professionals. This easy to follow article has lots of simple adjustments that any office should consider to make their premises more accessible to people with sight loss.

  • RNIB and Open University release careers podcasts for students with sight loss


    RNIB are celebrating the release of a new series of careers podcasts for students with sight loss, created with the Open University Careers and Employability Team.

    These short interviews are designed to help Open University students with sight loss understand and navigate the world of career planning, job seeking, employment and promotions. Recorded with our friendly and professional employment advisors, these podcasts are a great resource to help anyone starting out.

  • Connect Radio explore employment


    Connect Radio have launched a new series of interviews all about RNIB’s Employment Service, to give listeners an overview of our work and current projects.

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