Sensory Specialist Worker (Rehabilitation Worker) – Sight for Surrey

Sensory Specialist Worker (Rehabilitation Worker)
36 hours per week (Full-time)
Salary £23,000 – £28,500 per annum

Sight for Surrey is the largest charitable organisation in Surrey working with people who are vision impaired, Deaf, Hard of Hearing or who have combined sight and hearing loss.  The charity has provided support to the blind and partially sighted community since 1922.  It began to deliver services to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in February 2016 after securing a contract with Surrey County Council to provide these services.  Our mission is to help anyone whose eyesight or hearing has become a cause for concern to help them lead full and independent lives. We are a countywide charity based in Fetcham, near Leatherhead.

We are seeking a skilled, qualified Sensory Specialist Worker (Rehabilitation Worker) to join a team of workers providing a range of assessment and rehabilitation services to people with a visual impairment and combined sight and hearing loss including Section 7 assessments. Commitment to person centred working, excellent communication skills, the ability to work flexibly, as part of a team, collaborate effectively with others, and enthusiastic ‘can do’ approach are essential.   The post will involve travelling countywide. Job Share considered.

Closing date for completed applications: Monday 30th April 2018

For an application pack for the above post, please contact Sandra Chenery by email: schenery@sightforsurrey.org.uk, Tel. 01372 869962, Fax: 01372 360767.   Alternatively you may download the forms and job description from Sight for Surrey website: https://www.sightforsurrey.org.uk/about-us/work-us/

Please send your completed application form and equal opportunities form to Sandra Chenery, email address as above or by post to Sight for Surrey, Rentwood, School Lane, Fetcham, Surrey  KT22 9JX.

Sight for Surrey is an equal opportunities employer and accredited as Disability Confident.
Website:  www.sightforsurrey.org.uk
Registered Charity No: 1121949, Company No: 06309405