Eye Clinic Liaison Officer
Closing date: Sunday 27 March 2022
Location: Warrington and Halton Hospital Trust
Salary: £26,905 per annum
Interview date: Week commencing 4 April 2022
RNIB Eye Clinic Support Service want to announce this exciting opportunity to join their North West team as an Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (ECLO).
In this role, you will be a vital member of the team working directly with people who have sight loss. You will provide critical emotional support, information and advice within a hospital setting at the Eye Clinic at Warrington Hospital and an Ophthalmology outreach hub at Runcorn Shopping City. You will support people with sight loss by identifying their needs then signpost or refer service users, carers, family and friends to other services in the region.
You will have a qualification in rehabilitation studies, nursing, occupational therapy, optometry or significant health and social care qualification and/or experience of delivering health or social care support services to adults and children.
You would need experience of working with people with sight loss or a recent experience of working in a similar role, or other related health/social care role – this is essential.
You will also have good communication and organisation skills, together with being a proficient user of databases and Microsoft Office packages.
To find out more please visit the RNIB website.