Rehabilitation Officer for the Visually Impaired
is seeking a Rehabilitation Officer
for the Visually Impaired
to work as part of the Community Team to
provide a professional specialist response to support and enable users with
sight impairment to maintain and develop independence.
The role involves assessing new referrals, planning
individually tailored rehabilitation programs, and training in conjunction with
clients and other service providers.
FdSc (Foundation Degree) Rehabilitation Work, Visual
Impairment or equivalent ROVI qualification, BTEC in assistive technology
or equivalent, and a full valid Jersey driving license are required for
The ideal candidate will possess up to date knowledge in the field
of sight impairment, assistive aids and technology, strong planning and
organisational skills, previous experience of working within the ageing
population or working with people with disabilities and be computer literate in Microsoft Office.
Knowledge of relevant local agencies and
legislation is desirable.
EYECAN offers a competitive salary package (including an option to
join a contributory pension scheme), friendly working environment, out of town
working and a great deal of job satisfaction.
If you feel you would be suited to this role and would like to be part of
an organisation making a difference to the Island’s visually impaired
community, please complete the online application form.
For more information please visit http://www.eyecan.je/recruitment-rovi/.
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