3 August 2021
New employment opportunity with Deafconnect
Hard of Hearing & Tinnitus Support Officer
Responsible to: Team Leader for the Hard of Hearing & Tinnitus Service
Location: Based at Deafconnect and working over all of Northamptonshire
Hours of work: 37 hours per week Salary: £20,000
**Note: This post is funded until October 2023, as part of a five-year project by the Big Lottery Community Fund.**
Closing date: 20 August
Interviews: 07 September
Support the Team Leader in providing a service for hard of hearing people and people with tinnitus in Northamptonshire and surrounding areas in order to reduce isolation and loneliness and promote Deaf and tinnitus awareness.
To manage a minimum of 6 monthly social support groups around the county, and provide structured training programmes.
To provide some 1:1 support to people with hearing loss and tinnitus.
- This job involves commitment to a minimum 2 evenings a month.
- You need to have knowledge of hearing loss and tinnitus.
- You need to be able to work on your own and as part of a team.
- Lone home visits/events/group talks are part of this role.
- Driving is essential.
For more information or an application form please contact the details below.