Sensory Rehabilitation Officer job in Sandwell, paying up to £30 p/h with immediate start.
Your new company
Hays Recruitment are currently working with Sandwell MBC to recruit a Sensory Rehabilitation Officer who is highly enthusiastic and motivated to enable and empower Visually Impaired people to live independently with dignity and choice, by training/retraining their skills and building their confidence to live independently and contribute to the communities they live in.
Your new role
Your Role will include: * Specialist Sensory assessments * Low Vision Training * Planning and delivering training programmes of support to meet the individual needs. * Orientation and mobility training * Training / retraining Daily Living Skills to achieve maximum independence. * Enhance and enrich their current reading / writing skills * Helping and encouraging to achieve their potential through use of equipment and assistive technology * Referring to other professionals or agencies for additional support if needed. Working across a variety of service user groups including (but not exclusively) people with dual sensory loss, physical or learning disabilities, cognitive impairments or mental health conditions.
What you’ll need to succeed
To apply for this role you will need to hold an Honours Degree or Dip HE/Foundation degree in Rehabilitation Studies (Visual Impairment) or equivalent and experience with Hearing impaired and Deaf citizens. Applicants must have the ability to travel around the borough and there may also be a requirement of the post that you use a vehicle for undertaking visits, including transportation of small items of equipment. You must have a full UK driving license, with an accessible car, to travel around the borough.
An Enhanced DBS with Adults Barring is required for this role. The role is working 37 hrs per week – Mon – Fri – and is remote with visits as required. Job vacancy will be up until Nov 2021 in the first instance, paying £30 per hour.
What you’ll get in return
Working with Hays, you will receive a bespoke specialist recruitment service with your own personal consultant. In addition, you will receive:
What you need to do now
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