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.

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We're currently looking for

Support Worker REF: SWAPP37

  • Location Leicester, LE3
  • Hours 37 hrs per week
  • Pay £16,840.17 per annum
  • Closing date: 27 Jan 2020, 11:59 p.m.

We are looking for a Support Worker to join our team at our Applegarth residential home, based in Leicester Forest East, to support people who have visual impairments and learning disabilities. You will be required to work 37 hours per week and flexibly over a 24-hour period, seven days a week on a shift pattern, including weekends and bank holidays.

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Night Support Workers REF: NSWSC35

  • Location Leicester, LE2
  • Hours 35 hrs per week
  • Pay £17,793.75 per annum
  • Closing date: 2 Feb 2020, 11:59 p.m.

We are looking for Night Support Workers to join our team at Simmins Crescent residential home, based in Eyres Monsell, Leicester. The home is for people who have visual impairments and learning disabilities.

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Support Worker REF: SW30SC

  • Location Leicester, LE2
  • Hours 30 hrs per week
  • Pay £13,653.72 per annum
  • Closing date: 2 Feb 2020, 11:59 p.m.

We are looking for a Support Worker to join our team at our Simmins Crescent residential home, based in Eyres Monsell, to support people who have visual impairments and learning disabilities.

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Family Support Officer - Fixed Term till 30th September 2022 REF: FSOCS

  • Location Leicester, LE1
  • Hours 37hrs per week
  • Pay £22,665.75 per annum
  • Closing date: 22 Jan 2020, noon

An opportunity has arisen, to further develop and implement our family support service to meet the needs of children with sight loss. The role will also facilitate opportunities for parents and carers to enable them to better meet their children’s needs and aspirations.

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We're always looking for

Night Support Worker REF: OPNSW

  • Location Applegarth / Simmins Crescent
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £9.75 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 REF: OPSW

  • Location Applegarth / Simmins Crescent
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £8.73 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 REF: OPNCA

  • Location Kathleen Rutland / New Wycliffe Home
  • Hours Up to 37 hours per week
  • Pay £9.25 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 REF: OPCA

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

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

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