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Sensory Impaired Assessor

Contract: Permanent 
Closing date: Flexible  
Interview date: TBC

We are recruiting for a Sensory Impaired Assessor (formerly Wellbeing Worker) to join our Leeds Sensory Services to provide high quality support to our service users who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Visually Impaired, Deafblind, and 16+ and live within the area of Leeds.

As part of the role you will:

  • Be offering information, advice, and guidance on a range of topics using appropriate communication methods
  • Provide service user information about specialist equipment and providing low level VI Equipment under the guidance of the Equipment Worker
  • Dealing with referrals accurately
  • Promoting independent living by advising and signposting to services
  • Undertaking strengths-based assessments, support plans and Risk Assessments with service users
  • Working with third party agencies and sub-contracted partners

To be successful for this post:

  • You will have experience in Working with people who have Visual Impairment
  • You will have experience in undertaking needs-led assessments
  • You will have experience in providing Information, Advice and Guidance
  • You will have strong IT skills
  • You will be willing to learn British Sign Language

Apply now

To apply for this role, you can email your CV to us with a supporting statement, apply online or complete our application form and email this to us. If you are Deaf, we welcome applications in BSL. Find out more here.