Sports & Wellbeing Practitioner

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Sport & Wellbeing Practitioner to join our multidisciplinary Rehabilitation team. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated practitioner, who has a passion for working collaboratively in a Rehabilitation Service.

Salary
£25,331
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Llandudno
Closing Date
Closing date is midday on 7 June 2019

Blind Veterans UK helps vision-impaired ex-Service men and women of every generation rebuild their lives after sight loss. Since 1915, we’ve provided rehabilitation, training, practical advice and emotional support to tens of thousands of blind veterans.

Could you assess the health and wellbeing needs of our members and actively promote social inclusion to allow engagement in purposeful activity to maximise life beyond sight loss? Do you have experience in promoting healthy living, with an ability to motivate people to engage in physical activity to support their rehabilitation?

If so, an exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Sport & Wellbeing Practitioner to join our multidisciplinary Rehabilitation team. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated practitioner, who has a passion for working collaboratively in a Rehabilitation Service.

Experience of working with the elderly people with sight loss or other disabilities would be an advantage.

The successful applicant will be able to multi task and have excellent time management, planning, communication and interpersonal skills. You will also be a confident user of technology and have a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel. A full UK driver’s licence is essential.

This position is subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks.

Benefits include free life assurance, pension scheme, subsidised staff restaurant, use of gymnasium, employee assistance programme and an excellent working environment.

Closing Date: Friday 7 June 2019 at midday
Recruitment & Selection Date: Friday 21 June 2019

To arrange an informal discussion with Lee Evans (Health & Wellbeing Team Leader) about this role, please contact the Llandudno Centre on 01492 868700. A short video showing the work we do at Llandudno can be found in this video.

To apply, please download the application form and personal details form below. Both completed forms should be returned to recruitment@blindveterans.org.uk.

If any part of the application process is inaccessible to you, please advise us via recruitment@blindveterans.org.uk.

Because of the number of applications we receive we don't acknowledge each one - if you haven't heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that we won't be inviting you for an interview. You are, of course, welcome to try again if a suitable post comes up.

Application Form

Personal Details Form with DBS - Blind Veterans UK.doc

Sports & Wellbeing Practitioner