Community Sight Loss Adviser (Swindon & NE Wiltshire)

Wiltshire Sight

Location: Home-based with travel in Swindon & NE Wiltshire

£20,400 p.a.  Full-time, Permanent. A part-time role would be considered for the right candidate.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Community Sight Loss Adviser to take a lead role in providing our Information, Advice and Guidance Service for people with sight loss in Swindon and Northeast Wiltshire (covering Cricklade, Royal Wootton Bassett, Lyneham, and Malmesbury). The role will work 1-1 with clients, assessing their needs and preparing appropriate action plans to ensure that they are accessing support, equipment and training to help them adjust to their sight loss. Working alongside the Head of Services, the postholder will plan and organise community hubs in key locations in the area to ensure maximum accessibility of the service.  This is an exciting opportunity for a proactive person with strong people skills to make a real difference to the lives of people living with sight loss in the area.

Full details can be found in this linked file:  Job Description & Person Spec

If you would like to know more about the role before you apply, informal confidential discussions prior to application are welcome; please call 01380 723682 to arrange an appointment.

To apply for this post please send a CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the post to [email protected].   Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.  

Closing Date:  Monday 20th Sept midday 

Interviews will be held in Devizes on Thursday 23rd Sept.

Thank you for your interest.

Please also consider our volunteer vacancies - we have roles to fit all skills, which can help you to get great work experience for future paid roles.


Sight Support provides local services for people living with sight loss across Bristol, Bath & North-East Somerset and South Gloucestershire and in Wiltshire under the banner of Wiltshire Sight. Sight Support is a UK registered charity no. 1178384.
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