Role: Driver Support Worker

Department: Bristol and South Gloucester

Reporting to: Services Development Manager

Location: Bristol and South Gloucester

Duration: Permanent Contract

Hours: 8.45-9.45am Monday to Friday and 4-5pm Monday to Friday. Plus additional hours to a maximum of 25 per week to meet the need of the employees job role.

Salary: £10.00 per hour plus mileage

Vision West of England seeks a Driver Support Worker to provide sighted one-to-one support for employees who are blind or partially sighted which enables them to retain employment and succeed within their job. This role will include travelling around the Bristol and South Gloucester area, therefore you must have full clean driving licence and a car.

You will be required to work flexibly, undertaking the work as directed by the employee. The nature of the role and specific requirements of the role may change in accordance with changes to the work and role of the employee.

Vision West of England is a new charity whose aim is to support blind and partially sighted people and those at risk of sight loss in Bristol, Bath, South Gloucester, Wiltshire and Swindon.

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How to apply

Email a current CV and a short covering letter of no more than 500 words explaining your suitability for the post to

(Please ensure you include the Job title within the subject heading)

If you wish to discuss the post, please contact Maggie Hemmings on 01380 723682.