We are a growing, ambitious charity working throughout London.

We are determined to change lives and save sight. Our vision is of a future where people living with sight loss are equal citizens and preventable blindness is a thing of the past.

Current vacancies:

Office manager and EA

This role is an exciting opportunity to use your experience in office management to make a difference to the lives of blind and partialy sighted people in London. Operating in a small, friendly office environment, we are looking for an Office Manager who can work independently to facilitate the smooth running of the Vision Foundation office in London. You’ll work closely with all areas of the team to ensure that the Vision Foundation office is effectively run and is a welcoming environment to all visitors. You’ll also provide skilled day-to-day support to the CEO and blind or partially sighted colleagues.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send a CV along with a supporting statement with “Office Manager” in the subject line to hello@visionfoundation.org.uk. The supporting statement should indicate why you are applying for the post, and how far you meet the requirements for the post outlined in the job description using specific examples.  List your experience, achievements, knowledge, personal qualities, and skills which you feel are relevant to the post.

For further information, please download the full job description below.

Office Manager and EA to the CEO

Deadline for applications: 5pm Thursday 12 March 2020

First Interviews to be held in w/c: 16 March 2020

Second Interviews to be held in w/c: 23 March 2020

 

Director of Retail

We are looking to recruit an exceptional Director of Retail to provide strategic direction and leadership to modernize and grow our trading operations. The Director of Retail will support a passionate and committed retail team to deliver profit, promote fundraising and support eye health and public awareness. They will ensure that the business is run in a robust, transparent, compliant and efficient way in line with our values – whilst contributing expertise and energy to the Executive Team.

The role demands a great blend of skills, along with the belief that every blind and partially sighted Londoner should be able to lead their life to the full. As an equal opportunities employer, the Vision Foundation welcomes applicants from all backgrounds irrespective of race, religion, belief, gender, disability, age or sexual orientation.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send a CV along with a supporting statement with “Director of Retail” in the subject line to hello@visionfoundation.org.uk.

For further information, please download the full job description below.

Director-of-Retail-JD

Deadline for applications: 5pm Monday 16th March 2020

First Interviews to be held in w/c: 23rd March 2020

Second Interviews to be held in w/c: 30th March 2020

Senior Community Fundraising Officer

We are looking to recruit an exceptional Senior Community Fundraising Officer to oversee our community engagement projects, whilst contributing expertise and energy to the Fundraising Team. This is a brand new role and will provide an opportunity for the successful candidate to shape and develop the Vision Foundation’s Community Fundraising offering, building on an existing platform that is ripe for innovation and growth. This role will help us better connect with local residents, companies and other organisations in order to raise vital funds for our work.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send a CV along with a supporting statement with “Senior Community Fundraising Officer” in the subject line to hello@visionfoundation.org.uk. The supporting statement should indicate why you are applying for the post, and how far you meet the requirements for the post outlined in the job description using specific examples.  List your experience, achievements, knowledge, personal qualities, and skills which you feel are relevant to the post.

For further information, please download the full job description below.

Senior Community Fundraising Officer job description

Deadline for applications: Sunday 15th March 2020 (12 midnight GMT)

First Interviews to be held in w/c: 23rd March 2020

Second Interviews to be held in w/c: 30th March 2020

While you’re here…

We are always keen to meet energetic and talented people who would like to join our team.

If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and covering letter to :

hello@visionfoundation.org.uk

or write to us at:

The Vision Foundation
Sir John Mills House
12 Whitehorse Mews
37 Westminster Bridge Road
London
SE1 7QD

We are also always looking for volunteers to help us across the range of our work. Whether that’s giving a few hours to volunteer in one of our shops, helping out at an event, like the London marathon, or supporting us at our head office. Please click here to find out more.