Job vacancies

Vista is a great place to work; our staff are experienced, caring and passionate about what they do, and in return we provide a fantastic working environment in which staff can flourish. If you join our team you will make a real difference to the lives of local people with sight loss.

The safety of the people we support always comes first, so some of our vacancies will require you to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

To apply for a job, please fill out the online application form, or you can download the form to complete offline. For an alternative format, please contact our Recruitment Team at recruitment@vistablind.org.uk or call 0116 249 8805.

We're currently looking for

Care Assistants - New Wycliffe

  • Location Rushey Mead, Leicester, LE4
  • Hours 21 hours, 28 hours & 37 hours per week
  • Pay £8,212.50 - £14,467.50 p/a depending on hours
  • Closing date: 29 May 2017, 11:59 p.m.

We have a number of Care Assistant opportunities available at our New Wycliffe Care Home situated in Rushey Mead, Leicester, which provides high quality residential care to older people with sensory impairment and people with dementia.

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Community and Corporate Fundraiser REF: CCF/VH

  • Location Leicester, LE1
  • Hours 22.5 hrs per week (flexible working pattern)
  • Pay £14,129 - £14,873 per annum DOE
  • Closing date: 29 May 2017, noon

We need a Community and Corporate Fundraiser to join our team. With responsibility for all local fundraising activity, you will develop new fundraising streams and recruit, manage and develop our local supporters.

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Director of New Opportunities

  • Location Leicester, LE1
  • Hours 22 hours per week
  • Pay £42,843 pro rata
  • Closing date: 5 Jun 2017, 9 a.m.

We are looking for a Director of New Opportunities to develop interesting new models of support, build partnerships that deliver real social change, generate ideas that can inform and influence, and then take the ideas through to implementation.

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Male Community Support Worker REF: CSW

  • Location Leicester / Leicestershire
  • Hours 22 hours per week
  • Pay £9,109.47- £9,588.92 p/a DOE
  • Closing date: 30 May 2017, noon

We are looking to recruit a Male Community Support Worker, this role involves supporting people who have a sight and hearing loss or have a dual sensory impairment and an additional disability to become as independent as possible through supporting individual choice and control.
For reasons of decency/privacy in the performance of the role, this vacancy is only available to male applicants, as permitted under the Equality Act 2010

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Team Leader (Eye Clinic Support Services) - Fixed Term until April 2018 REF: HQTL

  • Location Leicester, LE1
  • Hours 20 hours per week
  • Pay £14,486.22 - £15,248.66 p/.a DOE
  • Closing date: 7 Jun 2017, noon

We are looking for a Team Leader (Eye Clinic Support Services) to lead and motivate a team of Information Support Staff in Outpatient Ophthalmology Clinics, Advice and Information Helpline and other Community Based Locations to enable them to deliver a consistent, high quality and effective information support service. You will also develop, recruit and lead a volunteer led information service.

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We're always looking for

Night Support Worker

  • Location Applegarth / Simmins Crescent
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £8.08 - £8.79 per hour

We have Night Support Worker opportunities available to support people who have learning difficulties and a visual impairment.

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Support Worker

  • Location Applegarth / Simmins Crescent
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £7.20 - £7.68 per hour

We have Support Worker opportunities available to support people who have learning difficulties and a visual impairment.

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Night Care Assistant

  • Location Kathleen Rutland / New Wycliffe Home
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £8.00 - £8.21 per hour

We have Night Care Assistant opportunities available to support older people with a sensory impairment and people with dementia.

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Care Assistant

  • Location Kathleen Rutland / New Wycliffe Home
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £7.20 per hour

We have Care Assistant opportunities available to support older people with a sensory impairment and people with dementia.

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