Vacancies at Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded

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

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Care Assistant (Nights)

Care for Older People, Royal Blind, Salary: £17,316 - £19,713 FTE per annum, Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 05/08/2019, Location: Jenny's Well, 196 Hawkhead Road, Paisley PA2 7BS

Royal Blind, Scotland’s largest vision impairment charity, is looking for Care Assistant to join Jenny’s Well, our care home for older people with a vision impairment in Paisley.

 

Care Assistants will support the Registered Nurses to deliver a high standard of relationship centred care to older people with a vision impairment within a care home setting. The care provided will be personal outcome focused and promote dignity, privacy, independence and choice for the residents.

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Staff Nurse

Care for Older People, Royal Blind, Salary: £28,565 - £32,211 FTE per annum, Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 05/08/2019, Location: Jenny's Well, 196 Hawkhead Road, Paisley PA2 7BS

Royal Blind, Scotland’s largest vision impairment charity, is looking for a Registered Nurse to join Jenny’s Well, our care home in Paisley for older people with a vision impairment.

 

The Staff Nurse will be responsible for leading and delivering relationship centred care to residents with a vision impairment under the direction of the Charge Nurse. The post holder will be a crucial influence on staff to ensure that standards of care are set and maintained.

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Outreach Worker (Maternity Cover)

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £24,289 - £28,565, Position: Full Time, Closing Date: 26/07/2019

An opportunity has arisen for an Outreach Worker to cover maternity leave, based in Glasgow.

 

The outreach worker will provide a person-centred, innovative service to veterans with a vision impairment. The staff 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. The post will involve considerable travel in order to visit our members in their own homes.

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Bank Staff

Care for Older People, Royal Blind, Salary: Various hourly rates, Position: Part Time, Closing Date: 24/07/2019, Location: Jenny's Well, 196 Hawkhead Road, Paisley PA2 7BS

Royal Blind, Scotland’s largest visual impairment charity, is looking for Care Staff to join our Bank Staff register for Jenny’s Well, our care home for visually impaired older people in Paisley.

We are looking to have a Bank Staff register for the following roles:

·         Care Assistants

·         Housekeeping Assistants

·         Kitchen Assistants

·         Staff Nurse

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Deputy Centre Manager

Scottish War Blinded, Royal Blind, Salary: £32,211 - £34,645, Position: Full Time, Closing Date: 22/07/2019, 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.

 

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Staff Nurse (Days)

Care for Older People, Royal Blind, Salary: £28,565 - £32,211 FTE, Position: Full Time, Closing Date: 22/07/2019, Location: Braeside House, 81 Liberton Brae, Edinburgh EH16 6LE

Royal Blind, Scotland’s largest vision impairment charity, is looking for a Staff Nurse to join Braeside House, our care home in Edinburgh for older people with a vision impairment.

 

The Staff Nurse will be responsible for leading and delivering relationship centred care to vision impaired residents within Braeside House under the direction of the Charge Nurse. The post holder will be a crucial influence on staff to ensure that standards of care are set and maintained.

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