Communicator Guide - Bank

Location: Sensory Service

Closing Date: 23 April 2021

Salary: £10.00 per hour

Specific Hours: Bank

Communicator Guide - Bank

Are you looking for part-time flexible working hours and an exciting new challenge?

Do you enjoy working creatively, flexibly and collaboratively as part of a specialist team?

Then we should talk!

ECL Sensory Service are seeking caring people to join their bank team of Sighted Guides and Communicator Guides whose role is to support people with sight, hearing and dual sensory loss in the community.

The role:

  • Working with people who have sight, hearing or dual sensory impairments.
  • Supporting people to maintain independence, access services such as health appointments and improve quality of life.
  • 1-1 support in the community across Essex and in hospital appointments across the region.
  • Activities could include assisting with a shopping trip, finance or correspondence, accessing sports and leisure facilities or hospital appointments.

You will need to:

  • Be able to work on your own initiative out in the community as well as be able to fit in as part of an expanding team.
  • Have a full driving licence and access to a car.
  • Enjoy working with people and are keen to enable independence.
  • Undertake induction training and Sighted Guide and Communicator Guide training.

This is a growing service with ECL and is countywide.

If you are interested in applying or would like to find out more please contact Jill Murray on 03330133262 or Jill.murray@essexcares.org.

To view the full Job Description for this role, please click here.

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