Habilitation Specialist / Rehabilitation Worker for Visually Impaired People

  • Part time
  • £25,113 – £32,842 pro-rata
  • Perth based, with flexibility to work from home
  • Closing 26th March 2021

  • Advertised from 15th February 2021
  • Flexible (up to 3 days a week)


VisionPK is the local charity for people with sensory impairments who live in Perth and Kinross. We offer a range of services focused on improving independence and supporting people to live their lives well.

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Habilitation Specialist to support children and young people with a vision impairment in Perth and Kinross. This is a great opportunity for someone with the right skills and enthusiasm to join our experienced and committed team and contribute to our developing services.

You will have a recognised qualification in Habilitation, or in Rehabilitation Studies with an additional qualification for children and young people; your previous experience in this role will mean you can set your own priorities, manage your workload and assess associated risk; alongside this, you will have experience of assessing need, identifying key outcomes and developing personal plans. Depending on qualifications and experience, there is also the opportunity to work with adults and groups.

This post will be subject to a PVG check.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

For an initial discussion, please call Gill Sutherland on 07900707542 or email gill.sutherland@visionpk.org.uk. Closing date for applications is Friday 26th March 2021.

VisionPK is the operating name of Perth & Kinross Society for the Blind

Scottish Charity Number SC00115