Job Opportunities at HVL

Are you looking for new opportunities?

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of visually impaired individuals in Hertfordshire? Herts Vision Loss, a long-standing independent charity, is on the lookout for dedicated individuals to join our team.

 

Herts Vision Loss aims to achieve positive change through supporting visually impaired community in Hertfordshire by providing training, education, care, and support. We seek to fill two new 4-year Big Lottery Community funded positions:

 

Access to Training & Employment Worker

£27,344 p.a. – 35 hrs/week (+ 8% pension)
Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of individuals with visual impairments? Herts Vision Loss is seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team as an Access to Training & Employment Worker. Experience of the issues faced by blind and visually impaired and coordinating volunteers are essential. To be successful you would need to have experience of the voluntary sector, be efficient and determined, with a proven ability to work in a challenging environment.

 


Access to Peer Support Worker

£25,409 p.a. – 35 hrs/week (+ 8% of pension)
Are you someone affected by visual impairment and passionate about providing support to others facing similar challenges? Herts Vision Loss is looking for an individual to fill the role of Access to Peer Support Worker. This position offers a unique opportunity to empower and support individuals with visual impairment through peer-led initiatives.

How to Apply

To apply for these roles please send your CV and a cover statement to: office@hertsvisionloss.org.uk or write to:

The Chief Executive Officer, Herts Vision Loss, Welwyn Garden City,
Hertfordshire, AL7 1AN.
Tel: 0707 324 680, Email: office@hertsvisionloss.org.uk
Closing dates: 5pm on Tuesday 30th April.

 


Vision Loss Advisor (part-time, two posts available)

Hours: Part time, 25 hours per week
Salary: £14.00 per hour
Location Base: 2 Brownfields, Welwyn Garden City, Herts, AL7 1AN

About the Role

Our Vision Loss Advisers (VLAs) are crucial in providing appropriate support and guidance to Hertfordshire residents with a visual impairment, their families and carers.

In this varied role, you will carry out comprehensive assessments to ensure the client’s needs are met, as well as delivering the community home visiting scheme, monitoring volunteers and client matching across Hertfordshire.

This role is perfect for someone with strong interpersonal skills who enjoys getting out and about in the community.

Must be a car owner/driver with current driving licence and appropriate vehicle insurance.

Find out More

Download the full Vision Loss Advisor Job Description PDF here.

How to Apply

To apply for these roles please send your CV and a cover statement to: office@hertsvisionloss.org.uk or write to:

The Chief Executive Officer, Herts Vision Loss, Welwyn Garden City,
Hertfordshire, AL7 1AN.
Tel: 0707 324 680.
Closing dates: 5pm on Tuesday 30th April.

 


Become a Trustee

Have you ever thought about being a Trustee? HVL continues to seek individuals with a passion for our cause and expertise in legal and/or financial matters to join our Board of Trustees. As a trustee, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our charity’s strategic direction, ensuring effective governance, and maintaining financial control.

Find out More

Download the full HVL Trustee Role Description and Duties PDF here. 

How to Apply

To express your interest in trustee roles, please send your CV and a cover letter by email outlining your qualifications and motivation to HVL CEO at  Clement.Musonda@hertsvisionloss.org.uk

Deadline for Trustee Applications: 30th April.