Cardiff Institute for the Blind

People and Places Job Opportunities

cibCommunity Coordinator (Cardiff) – Ref: AB661

Hours: 36 hours per week

Salary: £17,269 per annum

Location: Cardiff

Contract type: Fixed term 4 year contract

Closing date: 23:59 on Sunday, 5 February 2017

Cardiff Institute for the Blind is recruiting a Community Coordinator, who will be based in Cardiff and help deliver a Big Lottery Fund People & Places project that aims to ensure:

  1. Blind and partially sighted people will be better able to engage with their local communities and participate more in activities, sports and leisure interests.
  2. More local activities, sports and leisure interests will be accessible and meet the needs of blind and partially sighted people.
  3. Blind and partially sighted people will have the skills and confidence to be better able to organise and arrange activities for themselves and their peers.
  4. Blind and partially sighted people will feel less isolated and lead more healthy, active and fulfilling lives.

 To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate an understanding and empathy of the issues experienced by people with a condition that significantly affects their sight and be able to evidence that you can influence individuals and organisations and manage volunteers.

The job description and an application form can be downloaded from www.cibi.co.uk/jobs or to ask for an electronic or printed copy, please email nicola@cibi.co.uk or telephone 029 2039 8900. Please use

 Appointment is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Check.

Community Coordinator (RCT) – Ref: AB667

Hours: 36 hours per week

Salary: £17,269 per annum

Location: Rhondda Cynon Taf

Contract type: Fixed term 4 year contract

Closing date: 23:59 on Sunday, 5 February 2017

Cardiff Institute for the Blind is recruiting a Community Coordinator, who will be based in Rhondda Cynon Taf and help deliver a Big Lottery Fund People & Places project.

Please see above for same information as Cardiff post.

Community Coordinator (Swansea) – Ref: AB666

 Hours: 36 hours per week

Salary: £17,269 per annum

Location: Swansea

Contract type: Fixed term 4 year contract

Closing date: 23:59 on Sunday, 5 February 2017

Cardiff Institute for the Blind is recruiting a Community Coordinator, who will be based in Swansea and help deliver a Big Lottery Fund People & Places project.

Please see above for same information as Cardiff post.

For job application packs and further information for the above posts please visit the website at www.cibi.co.uk/jobs

Deadline for applications is 5 February.
Interviews likely to be:
20 February for Cardiff post (at Jones Court)
21 February for Swansea post (at the Civic Centre in Swansea)
22 February for RCT post (at Jones Court)