|Guide Dogs is an organisation which offers support to blind and partially sighted individuals.
We are offering the opportunity for people to volunteer as a My Guide Sighted Guide.
This role involves providing sighted guide assistance regularly (commonly weekly) to people living with sight loss, committing to a partnership of which the length may vary from 6 weeks to over 12 months, however, your availability which be matched with a suitable client, undertaking all elements of My Guide training (approximately 2 days), supporting access to local services and facilities in your clients local community, providing consistent feedback to your line manager on any progress or issues, compromising an activity plan with your client and staying prompt to it, all while maintaining professional boundaries and following safeguarding procedures correctly.
Skills such as communication, patience, flexibility, the ability to undertake your role safely and effectively and acting in a non-judgemental way, without discrimination.
Tags: Befriending, Community
Building 3, Eastern Business park, Wern Fawr Ln, St. Mellons, Cardiff CF3 5EA
Mob: 07990 540 120