The Cambridgeshire Sensory Support Team 0-25 years are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Habilitation Specialist to join us in supporting visually impaired children/young people (c/yp) and their families to reach their independence goals in the school and community environments. The Habilitation Specialist will be expected to provide programmes of individual training and support to enable our c/yp to live independently, through strong mobility skills and daily living skills. The successful candidate will have experience of working with a range of different children and young people and will have a strong belief in the ability of VI c/yp to achieve total independence.
This new post will be supported by an experienced team of VI professionals and the successful candidate will have opportunity to work with the team to shape the services that we deliver. To enable efficient working, the Habilitation Specialist will have access to a smart phone, laptop and a range of training opportunities.
• Experience of working with a range of children/young people and families with visual impairment
• Demonstrated positive attitude towards independent mobility
• Qualification as a Habilitation Specialist
• Substantial experience as a Habilitation specialist working with c/yp 0-25years
To express an interest or find out more about the role please contact Sibel, Manager of the Sensory Support Team 0-25years at firstname.lastname@example.org