Vacancies at Scottish War Blinded

When we have vacancies at Scottish War Blinded they are listed below.


Activity Support Worker

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £17,358-£18,869 FTE £14,878-£16,173 pro rata, Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 02/09/2019, Location: Scottish War Blinded Linburn Centre, Louis Braille Avenue, Wilkieston EH27 8EJ

Would you like to join an exciting and unique service for Armed Forces veterans with a vision impairment?


Our Linburn Centre is an activity hub which supports the independence of armed forces veterans with sight loss. We are looking for an Activity Support Worker to join our team of skilled and enthusiastic staff, working a flexible 30 hour week, Monday to Friday.


In the support worker role you will work with our members to develop ways to support their independence. This may be through implementing care and support plans or assisting members to engage in their chosen activities. You will be expected to work with members both individually and in group settings, enabling them to gain the maximum benefit and enjoyment from their time in the Centre.


Business Support Coordinator

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £23,544, Position: Full Time, Closing Date: 29/08/2019, Location: Scottish Braille Press, Craigmillar Park, Edinburgh EH16 5NB

A vacancy has arisen within the Scottish Braille Press for a full time Business Support Coordinator.


The post holder will be responsible for providing business and development support to internal departments including coordinating projects, tendering and employment support and working collaboratively with external clients and suppliers. You will also assist the Business Support Manager in coordinating business improvement initiatives and change priorities to facilitate new and improved processes and to make efficiencies across the business, with a specific focus on system process solutions.


Deputy Centre Manager

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £32,211 - £34,645, Position: Full Time, Closing Date: 19/08/2019, Location: Scottish War Blinded Hawkhead Centre, 198 Hawkhead Road, Paisley PA2 7BS

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a deputy to assist the manager in leading the Hawkhead Centre in Paisley.


The Hawkhead Centre provides a hub of activity and support for Armed Forces veterans with a sight impairment from across the West of Scotland.

The deputy manager will support the manager to continue to develop the service and lead a multi-disciplinary team of staff with the skills, knowledge and vision to empower Scottish War Blinded members to lead fulfilling and independent lives.