Rehabilitation Worker - Kent Association for the Blind
Salary Range: Unqualified - £18,842 - £20,669 Qualified/Part Qualified - £22,033 - £26,952
Kent Association for the Blind (KAB) is a charity that supports sight impaired people to live independent lives and provides rehabilitation services to visually impaired people across Kent, Medway, Bromley and Bexley. They currently have a full time opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated person to join their Rehabilitation Team based in Dover.
The post involves carrying out statutory assessments of need, providing mobility training and practical rehabilitation programmes, and giving advice, information and support to sight impaired people, their families and professionals.
The ideal candidate will have a client-centred approach and be committed to empowering people to maximise choice and control, and to achieve their individual goals. KAB are seeking someone with experience in rehabilitation for people with sight impairment or a similar background in a health/social care. A qualification in the delivery of orientation and mobility training would be an advantage.
To apply, please download an application pack from the website at www.kab.org.uk
or call 01622 691357.
Closing date for completed applications: 5pm, Friday 31 May 2013.
Interview date: Thursday 13 June 2013.