Community Coordinator (RCT) – Ref: AB667
Hours: 36 hours per week
Salary: £17,269 per annum
Location: Rhondda Cynon Taf
Contract type: Fixed term 4 year contract
Closing date: 23:59 on Sunday, 5 February 2017
Cardiff Institute for the Blind is recruiting a Community Coordinator, who will be based in Rhondda Cynon Taf and help deliver a Big Lottery Fund People & Places project that aims to ensure:
- Blind and partially sighted people will be better able to engage with their local communities and participate more in activities, sports and leisure interests.
- More local activities, sports and leisure interests will be accessible and meet the needs of blind and partially sighted people.
- Blind and partially sighted people will have the skills and confidence to be better able to organise and arrange activities for themselves and their peers.
- Blind and partially sighted people will feel less isolated and lead more healthy, active and fulfilling lives.
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate an understanding and empathy of the issues experienced by people with a condition that significantly affects their sight and be able to evidence that you can influence individuals and organisations and manage volunteers.
The job description and an application form can be downloaded from www.cibi.co.uk/jobs or to ask for an electronic or printed copy, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 029 2039 8900. Please use
Appointment is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Check.
Closing date for applications is midnight on 5th February 2017.
Interviews will take place in Cardiff between 20 and 22 February 2017.