Visibility
Visibility

Charity registered in Scotland SC009738

Visibility is the leading sight loss charity for Glasgow and the west of Scotland. Our organisation has been supporting people who are blind or partially sighted for over 150 years and is one of Scotland’s oldest charities. We deliver help, support and direct services to over 3,000 children and adults with sight loss, and their families and carers, every year.


Current vacancies

Early Years Worker

  • Part time
  • £20,856 – £24,423 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 28th January 2019

Visibility is a charity supporting children and adults who are blind or partially sighted operating mainly (but not exclusively) in the west and south of Scotland. We have an ambitious and exciting strategy for the coming 3 years and are looking to fill a variety of new posts to help us achieve our objectives.

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Early Years Worker to join our Children & Families Team based at Queens Crescent, Glasgow. Reporting to the Senior Development Officer and working as part of the children and families service, the Early Years Worker will be responsible for delivering and developing our ‘Little Explorers’ groups and ‘Sensory Saturday’ activities for children under 5 years of age and their families.

The post holder will be expected to work with families on a one to one basis through home visits offering emotional support and advice. They will develop an understanding of issues affected by children with a Visual Impairment and develop relevant resources to support the child and their family.

They will be expected to build on existing relationships and forge new partnerships with professionals and other organisations to ensure Visibility is positively represented at a local and national level.

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Community Fundraiser & Communications Officer

  • Full time
  • £22,405 – £26,949
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 18th January 2019

Visibility is a charity which supports children and adults who are blind or partially sighted operating mainly (but not exclusively) in the west and south of Scotland. We have an ambitious and exciting strategy for the coming 3 years and are looking to fill a variety of new posts to help us achieve our objectives.

We are seeking an experienced and skilled Community Fundraiser & Communications Officer to work as part of our fundraising team. The postholder will secure income through a network of community groups and individual donations, seeking to increase supporters, ensuring excellent account management. The postholder will also lead the organisation’s communications and marketing function, supported by the Head of Fundraising and wider management team.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a motivated and ambitious organisation. The successful candidate will ideally have a proven track record of successful community fundraising and communications or the willingness and drive to learn!

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Closed vacancies
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Corporate & Events Fundraiser

  • Full time
  • £22,405 – £26,949
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 14th January 2019

Visibility is a charity supporting children and adults who are blind or partially sighted operating mainly (but not exclusively) in the west and south of Scotland. We have an ambitious and exciting strategy for the coming 3 years and are looking to fill a variety of new posts to help us achieve our objectives.

We are seeking an experienced and skilled Corporate and Events Fundraiser to work as part of our fundraising team. The postholder will develop our modest portfolio of corporate supporters, developing and implementing a new strategy to increase corporate giving. The postholder will also be responsible for developing our schedule of events, bringing new ideas to the fore.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a motivated and ambitious organisation. The successful candidate will ideally have a proven track record of successful corporate and event giving or the willingness and drive to learn!

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This vacancy has now closed

Administrator

  • Full time
  • £18,636 – £21,597
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 4th January 2019

Visibility is a charity which supports children and adults who are blind or partially sighted operating mainly (but not exclusively) in the west and south of Scotland. We have an ambitious and exciting strategy for the coming 3 years and are looking to fill a variety of new posts to help us achieve our objectives.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Administrator to join our team at Head Office. Based at Queens Crescent in Glasgow, the postholder will provide a range of reception and administration supports to ensure the effective operation of our office systems and procedures and a warm welcome to our visitors.

The successful candidate will need to be highly organised, reliable, friendly and a good team player.

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Volunteering

Sensory Support Volunteer

At Postcode

Befriending / Mentoring

4th September 2018

Volunteers are required to offer support to people with a sight and /or hearing loss, to help the person to get 'out and about' within their community. This may involve a walk to the shops or helping someone to come into town using the local bus service or supporting someone to a… Read more

Sensory Guide (Groupwork)

At Postcode

Care / Support Worker

9th November 2016

This role of Sensory Guide would involve welcoming people, guiding them to the right room at the Muirfield Centre in Cumbernauld, serving hot drinks and biscuits an generally helping the staff member to facilitate the group. There is a different speaker each month - usually on a … Read more