Trainee Rehabilitation officer
Hours: 37 Hours a Week
Salary: Salary £19,398 – £20,903
(progression to grade 5/6 post qualification £25,481 - £32,910)
Location: Bangor, Gwynedd.
Closing date: 12 noon, 30 th July 2021
Interview date: week beginning
Initial contract for three years at trainee grade.
Gain a Foundation Degree in Rehabilitation
The North Wales Society of the Blind has an exciting opportunity for - A new trainee Rehabilitation
Officer to be part of their dedicated team supporting the delivery of high quality services for blind
and partially sighted people in North Wales.
Working alongside colleagues in Social services in Gwynedd and Anglesey, you will assist in
carrying out holistic person-centred assessments of need and provide rehabilitation programmes for
orientation and mobility, communication and independent living skills for people who have sight
In year 1 You will work closely with Rehabilitation team to develop the skills and knowledge required
to complete a FdSc qualification in Rehabilitation work in partnership with the University of
During Year 2 and 3 you will attend university for up to 12 formal teaching weeks per year, as well
as complete work placements, whilst continuing to develop competence in practice as part of the
After completing the qualification there is a requirement to commit to working as a qualified
Rehabilitation Officer with the NWSB for a minimum of two years.
Course fees / Accommodation and transport costs are met by the employer ,
For more information, go to our website https://www.nwsb.org.uk/jobs/
Or Contact the NWSB on email@example.com , 01248 353604 for an informal discussion.