Social Activities - Group Leader, Ballymena

Type of opportunity

Practical Support
Opportunity -9028

We are looking for a warm, polite and caring Social Activities Group Leader to organise and host RNIB Activity Groups. Help blind and partially sighted people to gain independence and confidence whilst networking with others in their community at group meetings, activities and events.


Northern Ireland

Where based?

Your Local Area

Additional location information

Ballymena: in the local area

What you will be doing?

Sighted Guiding
You will be helping RNIB deliver its community services in the Ballymena area. You will ensure the health and safety of service users and support them in accessing other RNIB services..

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Good Interpersonal Skills
  • Reliability, enthusiasm and patience
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Willingness to work independently
  • Reliable, punctual and trustworthy

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to make a difference
  • Experience in a care setting
  • Working with a variety of people
  • Working with people with sight loss

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Training as appropriate
  • Sighted Guiding Training
  • Support from Volunteers and Staff

When will you be needed?


How often will I be needed?

10 hours
Per Week

Criminal Record Check Information

This role requires an enhanced criminal record check

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.