LINCOLN & LINDSEY BLIND SOCIETY
Registered Charity No. 1132353
Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (Lincoln)
Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: £24,860 per annum
Location: United Lincolnshire Hospital trust based at Lincoln County Hospital
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: Monday 21st August
Being an Eye Clinic Liaison Officer is an exciting opportunity to develop your career, receive training and use your caring, person centred approach to help make a difference to the lives of blind or partially sighted people in Lincolnshire
In this role, you will provide information and advice to blind and partially sighted people, family members and carers at the point of diagnosis. Each day you will be providing emotional support and raising awareness of services that will empower visually impaired people to make informed choices to maintain and develop their independence.
Key to this role will be your excellent communication skills, ability to assess people’s needs and provide support.
Qualifications in either eye care/nursing/occupational therapy are essential. NVQ Level 3 Advice and Guidance would be an advantage but is not essential, however, the willingness to receive and undertake training is.
In exchange we offer a competitive salary, a stimulating and supportive working environment and a benefits package including:
If you would like to apply for this great job opportunity please contact us for an application form & job description
APPOINTMENT IS SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK.
Closing date for applications: Monday 21st August 2017
Interview date: Monday 4th September 2017 at Lincoln County Hospital