Social Activities - Group Leader - Coleraine, Ballymoney & Ballycastle 9389

Closing date is: 
22 Nov 2017
We are looking for a warm, polite and caring Social Activities Group Leader to organise and host RNIB Activity Groups.

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.

This role requires an enhanced criminal record check.

What Will You 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..     When will you be needed? 10 hours a week - flexible

Location: Your local area - Coleraine, Ballymoney & Ballycastle.

What Skills/Experience Are Needed? Good Interpersonal Skills; Reliable, punctual and trustworthy; Willingness to work as part of a team; Willingness to work independently; Reliability, enthusiasm and patience     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 You Be Given? Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Regular updates; Training as appropriate; Sighted Guiding Training; Support from Volunteers and Staff  

Contact Information
RNIB Group Volunteering Team
County Antrim
BT
01733 375 450 / 0845 603 0575