Self employed Companion/Sighted Guide
Posted on: 16th April 2018
Employer reference: CiLK16042018
Hours: 17 hours per week
Wage: £15.09 per hour
Location: Tunbridge Wells
Seeking a self employed companion/sighted guide. I’m female, early 40s , totally blind and live in Tunbridge Wells. Requiring an enthusiastic and outgoing person to help me get out and about. The role is driving (need own car), being a sighted guide and a companion. For example you would be required to help assist in attending events, days out, activities, sports, swim, gym, theatre, concerts, socialising etc.
Require someone who is adventurous, enjoys sports and activities, fun loving and has a sense of humour.
Knowledge or experience of sensory impairment or being a sighted guide is desirable but not essential, as long as you are willing to learn and have a can do attitude.
Hours are variable and would be approx 17 hours per week over 3-4 days. The odd weekend, evening and the occasional overnight
Rate of pay is £15.09 per hour and 45p per mile. Plus £65 for any overnights.
How to apply: If interested please email your CV, details and how you can fulfil the role to [email protected] (there is an underscore before both the S and the A).
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