Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (Birmingham)
As an ECLO you will provide a person-centred service to people of all ages affected by sight loss, family members and carers, offering information, practical advice and emotional support. In this role you will empower people to access appropriate statutory and community support services, helping them make informed choices to maintain and develop their independence.
The post-holder will be required to liaise directly with hospital/medical professionals; statutory bodies and local service providers, to facilitate an enabling and joined up approach to service provision for all service users to meet individual need.
Key to this role will be your excellent communication skills - verbal, written and presentation skills - to effectively communicate with patients, carers, hospital and social care staff.
If you would like to apply for this great job opportunity please review the documents linked below, then select "Apply Online" at the bottom of this page and complete our application form, telling us how you meet the Specialist Skills, Knowledge and Experience criteria (Section 1 of the person specification). Guidance for completion can be found on each page of the application form.
Appointment is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Check and relevant barred lists checks.
Interview date: Friday 17th April TBC
We're the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) and we're here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK's biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.
RNIB is committed to being led by our customers (blind and partially sighted people), and one of the ways we do this is through active involvement and engagement in many of our work activities, including the recruitment of new members of staff.
Please be aware that blind and partially sighted volunteers may be involved in the recruitment and selection process for this vacancy; including reviewing job applications and CV's, shortlisting and interviews and selection tests.
RNIB is committed to being an Equal Opportunities organisation and we welcome applications from people with sight loss.
We're the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB Group) and we're here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK's biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.