Vacancies

All vacancies across Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded are listed below. Please note that there may be vacancies on a second page. 

To apply for a position, please complete the application form outlining how your previous skills and experience match the criteria in the job description and person specification.

If you are applying using the online form, it is advisable to save your online application as a draft at regular intervals while completing it to ensure your information is not lost. 

 

Outreach Worker (maternity cover)

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £22,984 - £27,030 per annum plus Car , Position: Full Time, Closing Date: 07/08/2017

Due to an internal promotion, an opportunity has arisen for a temporary outreach worker to join our Scotland-wide team to cover maternity leave for 6 months. The position will be based at Visibility, 2 Queens Crescent, Glasgow.

 

The post holder will be one of eleven outreach workers providing a person-centred, innovative service to veterans with a visual impairment. They will work with members of Scottish War Blinded to identify and support their individual needs and so increase and maintain their independence and enhance their quality of life.

 

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Care Assistant (Days)

Care for Older People, Salary: £16,258-£18,5670FTE £13,182-£15,138 pro rata, Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 06/08/2017, Location: Braeside House, 81 Liberton Brae, Edinburgh EH16 6LE

An opportunity has arisen for a Care Assistant to join Royal Blind’s Braeside House, our care home for visually impaired older people, working 2 days 7.30am to 7.30pm and 1 day 7.30am to 2.30pm or 12.30pm to 7.30pm any 3 days from 7.

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Drivers (3 positions)

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £8,953 per annum (£8.61 per hour), Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 03/08/2017, Location: Scottish War Blinded Hawkhead Centre, 198 Hawkhead Road, Paisley PA2 7BS

 

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

 

Our new Hawkhead Centre will be an activity hub to support the independence of armed forces veterans with sight loss. We are looking for three drivers to help us transport our members to and from the service. The role involves driving a variety of routes locally, assisting members use the transport safely and routine maintenance of minibuses and cars.

 

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Kitchen Assistant

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £8.45 per hour (the Living Wage), Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 30/07/2017, Location: Scottish War Blinded Hawkhead Centre, 198 Hawkhead Road, Paisley PA2 7BS

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

 

Our new Hawkhead Centre will be an activity hub to support the independence of armed forces veterans with sight loss. We are looking for a kitchen assistant to support the chef in all aspects of catering in the centre. You will work with the chef to plan and cook a varied and nutritious diet for attendees, and provide a clean, safe and welcoming environment in the kitchen and dining area.

 

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