Permanent - up to 30 hours per week

Salary: £7.90 per hour

Two Shift Patterns

Early Shift - typical start 7.00 a.m. until 1.00 p.m.

Afternoon Shift - 11.30 a.m. until 5.30 p.m.

We are looking for caring, reliable and flexible individuals to join our team to support our wonderful service users to and from their journey to our day centre in Harborne. You will travel with them ensuring they are safe and comfortable throughout their journey.

This role also involves being part of a team to support our service users to access the activities and support them once they arrive at the centre with all their needs including, physical, emotional, cultural, and social and personal throughout your shift.

You should hold QCF 2 in care or equivalent and have experience working with service users who have a visual impairment and other disabilities.

About us

Focus Birmingham is a specialist charity providing expert support, advice and information to anyone in the Birmingham area affected by sight loss or other disabilities. We work with adults of all ages and you would be responsible for ensuring they arrive at the day centre in Harborne to enjoy the daily activities and our excellent facilities.

To apply for one of our opportunities please download and complete the application form. Please ensure you read the job description and person specification provided. Completed application forms can be sent by e-mail to or alternatively you can post your application form to Human Resources, Focus Birmingham, 48-62 Woodville Road, Harborne, Birmingham B17 9AT. The closing date to apply for these positions is 16th January 2019 @ 5.00 p.m.

You can also find an application pack by following the link

Focus Birmingham is committed to equal opportunities, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, age, gender, sexuality or disability.