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
that the group conversations run smoothly. This is a telephone-based role that
you can do from home.
What will you be doing?
Listening to the group conversation.
Creating a friendly and welcoming atmosphere
thus encouraging all participants to feel comfortable taking part.
Being the link between the
group and the RNIB Talk and Support team.
What skills and experience
Empathy with partially
Good listening skills
Good verbal communication
Work with wide range of
What will you gain from the role?
A chance to make a
New experiences and skills
Working with people with
What support will be given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack
Supervision and help from
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,
How often will I be needed? 1 hour Per Week.
Location information: Home
based, over the telephone (this role requires you to have a landline