Type of opportunity

Befriending, social activity
Opportunity -12013

Are you a good listener? We need you to facilitate one of our weekly telephone groups that offer blind and partially sighted people the opportunity to socialise with others. You will contribute to the group to ensure that all participants feel comfortable and the group conversations run smoothly.

Region

South West

Where based?

Home Based

Additional location information

This is a telephone based role, you can do this from home if you have a landline.

What you will be doing?

Facilitating a weekly telephone group
Listening to group conversation, Making appropriate contributions, create a friendly/welcoming atmosphere, being the link between the groups and RNIB South West Team, local knowledge would be preferable.

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Ability to listen
  • Effective listening skills
  • Good communication skills

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to give something back
  • A chance to make a difference
  • A sense of achievement

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Supervision and help from your Manager

When will you be needed?

Flexible

How often will I be needed?

2 hours
Per Week

Criminal Record Check Information

This role does not require a criminal record check

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.