Employment news

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  • New Year, New Me, New Job: Launching a series of employment advice webinars


    RNIB and Blind Ambition announce the start of a series of free weekly hour-long webinars to support job seekers with sight loss in lockdown and beyond.

  • RNIB web guidance covers everything an employer needs to know


    The RNIB Employment team has created a brand new suite of online resources especially for employers and recruitment professionals. The Employers and businesses hub has everything you need to know about recruiting or employing a person who is blind or partially sighted.

  • New professional coaching service for blind and partially sighted people


    Blind and partially sighted people who are facing redundancy or have been made redundant can get support through a new professional coaching service launched by Thomas Pocklington Trust (TPT) and the Centre for Resolution.

  • 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.

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