|30 hours per week | Salary: £15,444
Closing date for applications: 7th April 2019
Proposed interview date: 15thApril 2019
For an application form and pack: [email protected]
Contract: Reaching communities Big Lottery funded until February 2020
Sightline is a unique service delivering practical and emotional support to the visually impaired community through a confidential, evening, Freephone helpline. The helpline service is available to callers with any visual impairment, families, carers and professionals.
Staffed by trained visually impaired volunteers the service operates each evening between 6-10pm.
Funded by Reaching Communities Big Lottery grant, we are looking to recruit a Telephone & Befriending coordinator to develop and support the existing service.
The successful candidate will work with the Service Manager to recruit, train and support volunteers; promote and deliver the existing telephone helpline & co-ordinate the telephone befriending service.
The post will have its office base in Preston, but the role involves working across the North West of England. Clean driving license needed.