Salary: £23,000 pro rata
Hours: 21 hours per week
Contract: Fixed term for 3 years
Location: Based in Morpeth
Deadline: Monday 15th November
Interviews: w/c Monday 29th November
Northumberland County Blind Association (NCBA) is looking for 2 Development Officers to work across Northumberland. This position is lottery funded for an initial period of 3 years.
Hours 21 per week
Salary pro rata £23000
- Carrying out a comprehensive assessment of Blind and Visually impaired people’s needs and risks relating to their sight, loss, including social opportunities, health and wellbeing, and keeping safe to maximise independence and help clients to stay active within their communities.
- Create Hubs across Northumberland so that clients can easily access services and support
- To establish close working relationships with Key Statutory organisations and voluntary organisations to nurture a collaborative approach to prevention.
- To promote early intervention to the public through a mix of campaigning and developing relationships with Eye Clinics and Opticians
You must have access to a car as you will be required to travel across Northumberland
We have been working across Northumberland for over 20 years helping Visually Impaired people get the best out of life. We have a committed team of staff and over 160 volunteers supporting our work
We want to attract innovative and pragmatic candidates from across all spectrums of society
Visit our website www.ncba.org.uk
Closing date for applications 15th November
Interviews to be held W/B 29th November
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and Disability Confident Employer. We welcome applications from all sectors of Society
All applicants are subject to an Enhanced DBS