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Habilitation and Mobility Adaptation Officer
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: SP/20/118071
  • Published: Mon 13/01/2020, 9:10 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 09/02/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,554 to £21,166
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Halton Borough Council, Cheshire

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Habilitation and Mobility Adaptation Officer

Are you passionate about working with children and young people with visual impairment to ensure they meet their full potential? We are looking for a Habilitation and Adaptation Officer to come and join our SEND team here in Halton.

Our Specialist Teaching and Advisory Service work with children and young people from 0-25 to ensure their special educational needs are met and they thrive in Halton. We also work with families and a wide range of professionals to ensure we are all working collaboratively and in the best interest of the children and young people.

Working in partnership with Qualified Teachers of Visual Impairment you will provide assessment and support to children and young people with a visual impairment to develop their independence and skills needed for adulthood.

You will also be integral in supporting schools to adapt books and resources so they are fully accessible to their pupils with a visual impairment.

 

If you feel you would like an exciting new challenge and have experience of working with people who have a visual impairment; this could be the role for you.

 For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Stacey Holleran on 01515116061 or mobile 07771805114 or via email to stacey.holleran@halton.gov.uk.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26th February 2020