Type of opportunity

Community Support and Campaigning
Opportunity -12108

We are creating a UK wide virtual Muslim Men's Group, where blind and partially sighted Muslim men will have an opportunity to talk about navigating their sight loss, independent living skills, cultural attitudes towards disability and more!

We are looking for someone with great communication and listening skills together with relevant experience and understanding to facilitate this group. We'd also like you to have experience of using Microsoft Teams.

In this role, you’ll be creating an opportunity to feel part of a community, ask questions and share tips. If this sounds like you, we'd love you to join us.

Region

North West, North East, South West, South East, East Midlands, West Midlands, London, East of England, Yorkshire/Humber, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales

Where based?

Home Based

What you will be doing?

Build local links, Keep abreast of local issues/challenges
Help run & organise events & regular groups Give talks about sight loss and RNIB Keep abreast of local issues/challenges Organising, supporting & attending activities in your local area for blind & partially sighted people Help with local campaigns

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Effective listening skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • An understanding of issues affecting blind / partially sighted people
  • Ability to digest information

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to give something back
  • A chance to make a difference
  • Meeting new people
  • A chance to build a strong community
  • A sense of achievement

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Training as appropriate

When will you be needed?

Mon am, Mon pm, Tues am, Tues pm, Wed am, Wed pm, Thurs am, Thurs pm, Fri am, Fri pm

How often will I be needed?

3 hours
Per Month

Criminal Record Check Information

This role does not require a criminal record check

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.