Community Support Intern

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Closing date: Monday 06 November 2023
Location: Sedgley
Hours: 36 hours per week
Salary: £20,404.80 per annum
Contract: Fixed term for 9 months

Community Support Intern

36 hours per week

Based Sedgley, with some community based work

£20,404.80 per annum, fixed term contract for nine months

We have an exciting internship opportunity for a blind or partially sighted person to join our team.

Over the course of a nine-month placement, we will give you the chance to make a difference by helping us to reach into new sections of the blind and partially sighted community.

We will provide you with support and development opportunities which will enable you to improve your planning, organisational and communication skills, learn how to work with partners, engage different audiences and help organise events that bring together blind and partially sighted people living locally.

You don’t need previous experience, but you do need to demonstrate a passion for the role, a commitment to your personal development and the drive to make a difference.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, there is more information available on our website Alternatively, you can call our People team on 01902 880 111 or email

This post has a Genuine Occupational Requirement that the successful applicant be a person who is blind or partially sighted, in line with The Equality Act 2010

For further information about this vacancy and details of how to apply, please visit the Beacon Centre for the Blind website:

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