Beacon Centre for the Blind: Mobile Services Officer

Job title: Mobile Services Officer

Salary: £9.81 per hour (21 hours per week)

Contract: 12 months fixed term contract

Closing date: Saturday 19 January 2019

Interviews dates: Tuesday 22 and Thursday 24 January 2019

Download job description here

Beacon Centre for the Blind is pleased to offer this opportunity for someone to develop our See Hear Mobile Services in locations predominantly throughout East Shropshire. This will involve providing a mobile early intervention outreach and advice service, to empower and assist individuals at risk of sight loss.

Are you:

  • A self-starter with a passion for making a difference
  • Empathetic
  • Able to work with volunteers
  • A good communicator with a professional approach
  • Self-motivated, driven and organised
  • Able to plan appropriate routes, to deliver the most efficient and effective journey time.

All successful candidates will be required to undertake a DBS check, and must have a full and current Driving Licence category B, held for a minimum of 2 years. Must be able to drive a van to comply with Company Insurance.

For the successful candidate Beacon offers great benefits including membership of the Simplyhealth scheme including dental and optical cover, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata), life assurance and pension scheme.

If you are interested in applying for the above vacancy, please visit our website www.beaconvision.org to have a look at the Job Description and download an Application Form.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.